Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR CONCEALS

We cannot stop making them, but we can give them a name that conceals our helplessness.

I believe she conceals them, and always will conceal them, even from herself.

Bunyan conceals nothing, assumes nothing, and exaggerates nothing.

And the venal English press which conceals the fact, what shall be said of it?

He puts asafetida in the soup, and conceals lizzards in his father's hat.

Thus he would do away with the illusion (Maya) which conceals all true knowledge.

To escape this he conceals or ignores his relation to his wife and children.

You are not thinking of the casket, but of the pearl it conceals.

A fair exterior often conceals a dark heart, daughter, said the abbess.

One of these he conceals in the palm of the hand by which he lifts the cup.

WORD ORIGIN

early 14c., concelen, from Old French conceler "to hide, conceal, dissimulate," from Latin concelare "to hide," from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + celare "to hide," from PIE root *kel- "to hide" (see cell). Replaced Old English deagan. Related: Concealed; concealing.