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conceal (someone or something) from (someone or something)

To hide someone or something from someone or something. If you conceal him from the authorities, you might end up getting arrested yourself. We need to conceal this from mom and dad so that we don't get in trouble.
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conceal someone or something from someone or something

to hide someone or something from someone or something. Are you trying to conceal something from me? I cannot conceal Roger from the police. Wecould notconceal the present from mom.
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The idea being that with substantial enough attire one can adequately conceal any type of handgun.
The inventor of the Cargo Pocket Conceal Holster has also developed a working prototype that has been utilized with success.
Most types can conceal a handgun and may include a draw string or a quick-release closure method added for rapid access.
Conceal was always travelling well and was kicked for home entering the straight before holding the Allan Smith-trained pair of Walmooh (Paul Smith) and Baaridd (Kieren Fallon).
Mothers who conceal a pregnancy can have problems when they eventually access healthcare.
A walled entrance court deliberately conceals the spectacular views, which are only revealed to the casual visitor after reaching the L-shaped first-floor living area wrapped on two sides with glazing.
We suspect that an inhibited personality style caused some of the men both to conceal their homosexuality and to suffer decreased immune function after HIV infection.
Around this, the perimeter is lined with sound insulating dry-wall, douglas fir screens conceal circulation, storage and ancillary spaces, and two bedrooms are located within steel huts that replicate the former shoe factory's silhouette above.
On several occasions,' says Lewis, "attorneys requested that we conceal or minimize parental physical and sexual abuse to spare the family any embarrassment.
The vests' backs and sides are cut longer to conceal firearms carried at the waist.
As criminal organizations generate money from illegal activities, they must find ways to conceal or disguise this money--a procedure known as "money laundering.
A six-inch revolver is no more difficult to conceal than a two inch one of the same model.
The House approved two articles of impeachment accusing Clinton of lying under oath and obstructing justice to conceal an extramarital affair with former aide Monica Lewinsky.