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Synonyms for cover-up

noun attempt to conceal embarrassing or scandalous information
  • complicity
  • conspiracy
  • evasion
  • burial
  • camouflage
  • concealment
  • dissimulation
  • front
  • masking
  • pretense
  • whitewash
  • closeting
  • disguising
  • hush-up
  • placing under wraps
  • seal of secrecy
  • smoke-screen
  • veil of secrecy

More words related to cover-up

bury

verb. conceal, cover
  • cache
  • cover-up
  • ensconce
  • enshroud
  • hide
  • occult
  • plant
  • screen
  • secrete
  • shroud
  • stash
  • stow away

concealment

noun. hiding, secrecy

deception

noun. trick

disguise

noun. covering, makeup for deception

disguisement

noun. façade

equivocation

noun. avoidance of an issue
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