Concealment


Concealment
(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Concealment->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ concealment
concealment
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ hiding
hiding
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ occultation
occultation
mystification
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ seal of secrecy
seal of secrecy
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ screen
screen
&c. 530
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ disguise
disguise
&c. 530
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ masquerade
masquerade
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ masked battery
masked battery
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ hiding place
hiding place
&c. 530
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cryptography
cryptography
steganography
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ freemasonry
freemasonry
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ stealth
stealth
stealthiness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ obreption|
obreption|
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ slyness
slyness
&c.(cunning) 702
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ latitancy
latitancy
latitation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ seclusion
seclusion
&c. 893
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ privacy
privacy
secrecy
secretness
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ incognita
incognita
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ reticence
reticence
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ reserve
reserve
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ mental reserve
mental reserve
reservation
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ arriere pensee
arriere pensee
suppression
evasion
white lie
misprision
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ silence
silence
&c.(taciturnity) 585
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ suppression of truth
suppression of truth
&c. 544
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ underhand dealing
underhand dealing
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ closeness
closeness
secretiveness
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ mystery
mystery
GRP: \\ N \\ 6
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ latency
latency
&c. 526
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ snake in the grass
snake in the grass
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ secret
secret
&c. 533
Sgm: \\ N \\ 6 \\ stowaway
stowaway
PARAG:Concealment->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ conceal
conceal
hide
secrete
put out of sight
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lock up
lock up
seal up
bottle up
GRP: \\ V \\ 2
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ cover
cover
screen
cloak
veil
shroud
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ cover up one's tracks
cover up one's tracks
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ screen from sight
screen from sight
screen from observation
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ drawing the veil
drawing the veil
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ draw the curtain
draw the curtain
close the curtain
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ curtain
curtain
shade
eclipse
throw a view over
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ be cloud
be cloud
be mask
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ mask
mask
disguise
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ ensconce
ensconce
muffle
smother
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ befog
befog
Sgm: \\ V \\ 2 \\ whisper
whisper
GRP: \\ V \\ 3
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ keep from
keep from
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ keep back
keep back
keep to oneself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ keep snug
keep snug
keep close
keep secret
keep dark
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ bury
bury
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ sink
sink
suppress
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ keep from
keep from
keep from out of view
keep from out of sight
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ keep in the shade
keep in the shade
throw into the shade
throw into background
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ stifle
stifle
hush up
smother
withhold
reserve
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ fence with a question
fence with a question
Sgm: \\ V \\ 3 \\ ignore
ignore
&c. 460
GRP: \\ V \\ 4
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ keep a secret
keep a secret
keep one's own counsel
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ hold one's tongue
hold one's tongue
&c.(silence) 585
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ make no sign
make no sign
not let it go further
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ not breathe a word
not breathe a word
not breathe a syllable about
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ not let the right hand know what the left is doing
not let the right hand know what the left is doing
Sgm: \\ V \\ 4 \\ hide one's light under a bushel
hide one's light under a bushel
bury one's talent in a napkin
GRP: \\ V \\ 5
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ keep in the dark
keep in the dark
leave in the dark
keep in the ignorance
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ blind
blind
blind the eyes
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ blindfold
blindfold
hoodwink
mystify
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ puzzle
puzzle
&c.(render uncertain) 475
Sgm: \\ V \\ 5 \\ bamboozle
bamboozle
&c.(deceive) 545
GRP: \\ V \\ 6
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ be concealed
be concealed
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ suffer an eclipse
suffer an eclipse
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ retire from sight
retire from sight
couch
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ hide oneself
hide oneself
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ lie hid
lie hid
lie in perdu
lie in close
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ lie in ambush
lie in ambush
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ seclude oneself
seclude oneself
&c. 893
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ lurk
lurk
sneak
skulk
slink
prowl
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ steal into
steal into
steal out of
steal by
steal along
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ play at bopeep
play at bopeep
play at hide and seek
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ hide in holes and corners
hide in holes and corners
Sgm: \\ V \\ 6 \\ still hunt
still hunt
PARAG:Concealment->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ concealed
concealed
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ hidden
hidden
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ secret
secret
recondite
mystic
cabalistic
occult
dark
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ cryptic
cryptic
cryptical
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ private
private
privy
in petto
auricular
clandestine
close
inviolate
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ tortuous
tortuous
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ behind a screen
behind a screen
&c. 530
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ undercover
undercover
under an eclipse
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ in ambush
in ambush
in hiding
in disguise
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ in a cloud
in a cloud
in a fog
in a mist
in a haze
in a dark corner
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ in the shade
in the shade
in the dark
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ clouded
clouded
wrapt in clouds
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ invisible
invisible
&c. 447
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ buried
buried
underground
perdu
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 2 \\ secluded
secluded
&c. 893
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ undisclosed
undisclosed
&c. 529
untold
&c. 527
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ covert
covert
&c.(latent) 526
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 3 \\ mysterious
mysterious
&c.(unintelligible) 519
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ irrevealable
irrevealable
inviolable
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ confidential
confidential
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ esoteric
esoteric
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 4 \\ not to be spoken of
not to be spoken of
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 5
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ obreptitious
obreptitious
furtive
stealthy
feline
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ skulking
skulking
&c.->V.
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ surreptitious
surreptitious
underhand
hole and corner
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ sly
sly
&c.(cunning) ???.
???>702
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ secretive
secretive
evasive
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ reserved
reserved
reticent
uncommunicative
buttoned up
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ close
close
close as wax
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 5 \\ taciturn
taciturn
&c. 585
PARAG:Concealment->Adv
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ secretly
secretly
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in secret
in secret
in private
in one's sleeve
in holes and corners
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ in the dark
in the dark
&c.->Adj.
jancuis clausiss
with closed doors
a huis clos
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ hugger mugger
hugger mugger
a la derobee
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ under the cloak of
under the cloak of
under the rose
under the table
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 1 \\ sub rosa
sub rosa
en tapinois
in the background
aside
on the sly
with bated breath
sotto voce
in a whisper
without beat of drum
a la sourdine
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 2
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ behind the veil
behind the veil
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ beyond mortal ken
beyond mortal ken
beyond the grave
beyond the veil
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ hid from mortal vision
hid from mortal vision
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 2 \\ into the eternal secret
into the eternal secret
into the realms supersensible
into the supreme mystery
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 3
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 3 \\ in confidence
in confidence
in strict confidence
in strictest confidence
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 3 \\ confidentially
confidentially
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 3 \\ between ourselves
between ourselves
between you and me
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 3 \\ entre nous
entre nous
inter nos
under the seal of secrecy
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 3 \\ a couvert
a couvert
GRP: \\ Adv \\ 4
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 4 \\ underhand
underhand
by stealth
like a thief in the night
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 4 \\ stealthily
stealthily
&c.->Adj.
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 4 \\ behind the scenes
behind the scenes
behind the curtain
behind one's back
behind a screen
&c. 530
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 4 \\ incognito
incognito
Sgm: \\ Adv \\ 4 \\ in camera
in camera

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Concealment — Con*ceal ment, n. [OF. concelement.] 1. The act of concealing; the state of being concealed. [1913 Webster] But let concealment, like a worm i the bud, Feed on her damask cheek. Shak. [1913 Webster] Some dear cause Will in concealment wrap me up… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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  • concealment — early 14c. (late 13c. in Anglo French), from O.Fr. concelement concealment, secrecy, from conceler to hide (see CONCEAL (Cf. conceal)). Originally a term in law; general sense is from c.1600 …   Etymology dictionary

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