- 1Keep from sight; hide: a line of sand dunes concealed the distant seaMore example sentences
- My dark hair conceals my damp yellow eyes, like a funeral veil that hides a widow's tears.
- She carefully picked up two small bottles, concealing one with the other.
- The room in which was entered was both dead and dark, concealing everything that existed in it.
- 1.1Keep (something) secret; prevent from being known or noticed: love that they had to conceal from othersMore example sentences
- The problem for me is how unfreedom is hidden, concealed in precisely what is presented to us as new freedoms.
- The knowledge of this has always been there, but it's been half hidden, concealed for its own good.
- Humankind's deceptive nature is probably the one thing we cannot hide or conceal.
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- No rifle is as portable and concealable as a good handgun.
- Likewise, the Indonesian public was kept in the dark until the end of last month when the news was no longer concealable.
- Gavin had involuntarily become one of the scouts, his mark easily concealable on his neck.
Middle English: from Old French conceler, from Latin concelare, from con- 'completely' + celare 'hide'.