bury under (something)

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bury under (something)

To hide something in a particular place so that others cannot find it. A noun or pronoun can be used between "bury" and "under." The cat always buries her toys away under the couch so that the dog can't take them.
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Farlex Dictionary of Idioms. © 2015 Farlex, Inc, all rights reserved.

bury someone or something under something

to bury someone or something beneath something, sometimes to hide or conceal it. Joe buried the money under a stone in the forest. They buried Aunt Mary under a pine tree.
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McGraw-Hill Dictionary of American Idioms and Phrasal Verbs. © 2002 by The McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Comotto has clearly relied on the Guevara biography, or consulted many of the same documents, for many of the details overlap, but where Marti tends to bury us under extraneous detail, or endless, irrelevant excerpts from Radowitzky's surviving letters, Comotto, taking advantage of the fictional format, focuses on the man as much as on the image of the martyr.
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