conceal
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conceal(
kuhn
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sil
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A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (to hide)
a. ocultar
She never suspected that he was concealing his true identity all along.Ella jamás sospechó que había ocultado su verdadera identidad desde el principio.
b. esconder
The controls for the oven are cleverly concealed behind a sliding panel.Los botones de control del horno están ingeniosamente escondidos detrás de un panel corredizo.
c. disimular
He found it hard to conceal his disappointment when the election result was read out.Cuando se anunció el resultado de las elecciones, le costó disimular su decepción.
d. encubrir
He admitted conspiring to conceal evidence and mislead the trial.Admitió haber conspirado para encubrir las evidencias e inducir a error el proceso.
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conceal
A transitive verb is a verb that requires a direct object (e.g. I bought a book.).
1. (object)
a. ocultar, esconder
2. (fact)
a. ocultar
to conceal oneselfesconderse, ocultarse
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conceal [kənˈsiːl]
transitive verb
[+object, news] ocultar; [+emotions, thoughts] disimular; (Jur) encubrir
concealed lighting luces (f) indirectas; concealed turning (Aut) cruce (m) poco visible
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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