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Synonyms for smoke-screens

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 smoke-screens

concealment

noun. hiding, secrecy

cover

noun. cover-up, mask

cover-up

noun. concealing; preventing investigation or exposure

deodorant

noun. something that freshens

disguise

noun. covering, makeup for deception

red herring

noun. misleading clue
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