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adjective as in concealed

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As for Snyderman and her three colleagues, whose names were also withheld, they will be flown home on a chartered aircraft.

But the charges are cover for cultural misunderstandings, sexual assaults, and withheld wages.

He withheld the salaries of parliamentarians who refused to rubberstamp his laws, and lawyers who challenged him were disbarred.

Because more people are working at slightly higher wages, the volume of withheld income and payroll taxes is on the upswing.

In addition to collecting withheld payment taxes, companies and individuals pay quarterly taxes.

He wanted to tell her that if she called her father, it would mean the end of everything for them, but he withheld this.

Aguinaldo withheld his decision until Paterno could report to him the definite opinions of his generals.

Accordingly all through the campaign Napoleon constantly came to him for advice, which was never withheld.

It is true that some things vowed might have been withheld, but not without the offering of a definite sum of money.

When there are so many good and beautiful things in the world, why do you see only this that is being withheld?


On this page you'll find 11 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to withheld, such as: hidden, restrained, confidential, held-back, and secret.

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