hiding

Definitions of hiding
  1. noun
    the activity of keeping something secret
    synonyms: concealing, concealment
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    camouflage, disguise
    the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance
    mask
    activity that tries to conceal something
    cover, covering, masking, screening
    the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it
    cover
    a false identity and background (especially one created for an undercover agent)
    cover-up
    concealment that attempts to prevent something scandalous from becoming public
    burial, burying
    concealing something under the ground
    smoke screen, smokescreen
    an action intended to conceal or confuse or obscure
    stealing, stealth
    avoiding detection by moving carefully
    money laundering
    concealing the source of illegally gotten money
    blue wall, blue wall of silence, wall of silence
    the secrecy of police officers who lie or look the other way to protect other police officers
    reburial, reburying
    the act of burying again
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    activity
    any specific behavior
  2. noun
    the state of being hidden
    “he went into hiding
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    concealment, privacy, privateness, secrecy
    the condition of being concealed or hidden
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