Part of speech:
To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal:
To produce and discharge a substance, especially from the cells of specialized glands. For example, the islets of Langerhans in the pancreas secrete the hormone insulin.
To separate or sift out (fine particles of sand, for example) by means of a sieve or screen.
To place in the ground; cover with earth:
To conceal; hide
To shut up in, or as in, a closet for concealment or confinement.
To disguise or conceal behind a false appearance.
To conceal (one's intentions, for example) under a feigned appearance.
To pretend; dissemble
To entertain or nourish (a specified thought or feeling):
To cover in order to conceal, protect, or disguise:
(Linguistics) To reduce (a vowel) to the neutral sound represented by schwa (ə).
To pretend is defined as to claim, to make believe or imitate.
To remove or set apart; segregate or hide:
To shroud is to wrap someone in special burial clothing or to conceal something from view.
To put or hide away (money, valuables, etc.) in a secret or safe place, as for future use
To pack or store away; esp., to pack in an orderly, compact way
Veil is defined as to cover or hide.
To paint over with a lime and water mixture so as to brighten up a wall or fence.
To keep (a physical object that one has obtained) to oneself rather than giving it back to its owner.
The definition of reveal is to show, disclose or admit something.
Show is defined as to bring into view, teach, or display.
To become open
To deprive of shelter or protection; lay open to danger or harm:
To reveal; make known; esp., to expose (something secret or not generally known)
To make known (something private or secret).
(Sports) To impede an opponent.
To obstruct is to block or slow or cut off from view.
To cut off from sight
To cover as if with a shroud; hide; veil; obscure
To be or become silent or still.
To ensconce is defined as to become firmly settled in or to settle yourself or someone else in a place of comfort or safety.
To hide or become hidden from view
To furnish or supply with plants.
hold back; keep from being perceived by others
Not active but capable of renewed activity. Volcanoes that have erupted within historical times and are expected to erupt again are dormant.
The definition of hidden is concealed.
(Biol.) Dormant but capable of normal development under the best conditions
(Physics) A potential field is an irrotational (static) field.
Quiet, still, or inactive.
Covered with or as with a veil
The hiding or placement of an object out of notice or sight.
The definition of an eclipse is an obscuring of light, particularly of the sun or moon or a loss of greatness.
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
To reveal something that is not supposed to be revealed, especially something that someone has done wrong:
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