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cover (up)

verb

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(Entry 1 of 2)

to keep from being publicly known
  • the governor vainly tried to cover up the growing scandal

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cover-up

noun

Synonyms of cover-up (Entry 2 of 2)

something that covers or conceals like a piece of cloth
  • that contrived burglary was just a cover-up for murder

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“Cover (up).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cover%20%28up%29. Accessed 31 May. 2020.

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