English noun: concealment
|1.||concealment (state) the condition of being concealed or hidden|
|Synonyms||privacy, privateness, secrecy|
|Narrower (hyponym)||bosom, confidentiality, covertness, hiddenness, hiding|
|2.||concealment (artifact) a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something|
|Samples||A screen of trees afforded privacy.|
Under cover of darkness.
The brush provided a covert for game.
The simplest concealment is to match perfectly the color of the background.
|Synonyms||cover, covert, screen|
|Narrower (hyponym)||blind, camouflage, shoji, stalking-horse|
|3.||concealment (act) the activity of keeping something secret|
|Narrower (hyponym)||burial, burying, camouflage, cover, cover, cover-up, covering, disguise, mask, masking, money laundering, screening, smoke screen, smokescreen, stealing, stealth|