place of concealment


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place of concealment

a hiding place. She brought her little safe out of a place of concealment where it had been for decades.
See also: of, place
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As early as the end of October the daily course of our lives had assumed its settled direction, and we three were as completely isolated in our place of concealment as if the house we lived in had been a desert island, and the great network of streets and the thousands of our fellow-creatures all round us the waters of an illimitable sea.
Once in my new place of concealment, I watched them as they approached the tree.
She stumbled once, not far from my place of concealment, and after the balance of the party had passed me.
For a time Werper hid behind one of the lesser boulders that were scattered over the top of the hill, but, seeing or hearing nothing of the Englishman, he crept from his place of concealment to undertake a systematic search of his surroundings, in the hope that he might discover the location of the treasure in ample time to make his escape before Tarzan returned, for it was the Belgian's desire merely to locate the gold, that, after Tarzan had departed, he might come in safety with his followers and carry away as much as he could transport.
Secure, however, in the inscrutability of my place of concealment, I felt no embarrassment whatever.
I design to secrete it in the wall of the chimney, where I have slowly and laboriously made a place of concealment for it.
Fagin drew him behind a small partition which was curtained off, and they held their breaths as she passed within a few feet of their place of concealment, and emerged by the door at which they had entered.
Your buddy goes fishing for the weekend and returns to find the pistol missing from its "special place of concealment.
Their choice place of concealment was in a pocket of their outer clothing, with quick retrieval as their primary concern.
Supt Stuart Wright, leading the double manhunt, said: "As a result of a major search we discovered a place of concealment in an area of woodland.