English - Vietnamese Dictionary
+prevent from being seen or discovered
+hold back; keep from being perceived by others
Advanced English Dictionary
1 hide, secrete, bury, cover, disguise, camouflage:
Packets of a white powdery substance were concealed inside each doll.
2 keep secret or hidden, keep quiet about, disguise, not reveal; dissemble:
He concealed his true identity even from his wife.
+ verbCollocation Dictionary
[VN] ~ sb/sth (from sb/sth) (formal) to hide sb/sth: The paintings were concealed beneath a thick layer of plaster. + For a long time his death was concealed from her. + Tim could barely conceal his disappointment. + She sat down to conceal the fact that she was trembling.
See also - ILL-CONCEALED
completely | partially, partly | barely, scarcely
He waited with barely concealed impatience.
| carefully, cleverly, cunningly | dishonestly | effectively, successfully
VERB + CONCEAL
be able/unable to
She was unable to conceal her surprise.
| try to | manage to
He concealed the truth from her.
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