privacy, privateness, secrecy, concealment(noun)
the condition of being concealed or hidden
screen, cover, covert, concealment(noun)
a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something
"a screen of trees afforded privacy"; "under cover of darkness"; "the brush provided a covert for game"; "the simplest concealment is to match perfectly the color of the background"
concealment, concealing, hiding(noun)
the activity of keeping something secret
The practice of keeping secrets
The condition of being hidden or concealed
protection from observation or surveillance
the act of concealing; the state of being concealed
a place of hiding; a secret place; a retreat frem observation
a secret; out of the way knowledge
suppression of such facts and circumstances as in justice ought to be made known
Origin: [OF. concelement.]
Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms
The protection from observation or surveillance. See also camouflage; cover; screen.
The numerical value of Concealment in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of Concealment in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6
Sample Sentences & Example Usage
The purpose of polite behavior is never virtuous. Deceit, surrender, and concealment: these are not virtues. The goal of the mannerly is comfort, per se.
America is not only big and rich, it is mysterious and its capacity for the humorous or ironical concealment of its interests matches that of the legendary inscrutable Chinese.
Anti-corruption laws consider (omissions in wealth declarations) an inconsistency, or a concealment which quickly and without any (legal) process results in an administrative ban for 12 months.
We've encountered guys that know what they are doing, they know how to use cover, how to use concealment and they understand how to manoeuver and they're trained by the Chechens that come over here.
I believe that the public temper is such that the voters of the land are prepared to support the party which gives the best promise of administering the government in the honest, simple, and plain manner which is consistent with its character and purposes. They have learned that mystery and concealment in the management of their affairs cover tricks and betrayal. The statesmanship they require consists in honesty and frugality, a prompt response to the needs of the people as they arise, and a vigilant protection of all their varied interests.
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