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 Sentences of conceal
Definition:
v. keep from being seen, found, observed, or discovered; secrete
Example:
He is the first writer to uncover the life that King tried so hard to conceal from the public eye.
Sentence in Classic:
The threadbare phrases, the inane expressions of sympathy, the cautious words of a reporter won over to conceal the details of a commonplace vulgar death attacked his stomach.
Dubliners By James Joyce Context
He was, as the inspector had said, extremely dirty, but the grime which covered his face could not conceal its repulsive ugliness.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
The object of those who invented the system has apparently been to conceal that these characters convey a message, and to give the idea that they are the mere random sketches of children.
The Return of Sherlock Holmes By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
Possibly he might have managed to conceal his sins better from his wife if he had anticipated that the knowledge of them would have had such an effect on her.
Anna Karenina(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Not only he knew all about it, but he was unmistakably delighted and making efforts to conceal his joy.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
He behaved very well in the regiment but was not liked; Rostov especially detested him and was unable to overcome or conceal his groundless antipathy to the man.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Pierre began describing what he had done on his estates, trying as far as possible to conceal his own part in the improvements that had been made.
War and Peace(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Natasha saw and felt the agitation the two elderly men and her brother were trying to conceal, and was herself excited by it.
War and Peace(V3) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Pierre wished to go away and conceal himself, but at that moment he saw Makar Alexeevich appearing at the open kitchen door with the pistol in his hand.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
She had wanted to conceal what she was writing from him, but at the same time was glad he had surprised her at it and that she would now have to tell him.
War and Peace(V6) By Leo Tolstoy Context
As they pronounced these words they looked at each other with great amazement, and with such an emotion as they could not conceal.
Candide By Voltaire Context