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  1. cover-up(verb)

    concealment that attempts to prevent something scandalous from becoming public

  2. cover, cover up(verb)

    hide from view or knowledge

    "The President covered the fact that he bugged the offices in the White House"

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How to use cover up in a sentence?

  1. Mark Lawrence:

    These things are not only seen but video-recorded, it's incumbent on us as citizens to cover up whatever we don't want filmed in public places.

  2. David Buller:

    Americans should protect themselves by reducing time in the midday sun, using shade, wearing cover-up clothing and hats( and sunglasses) and using sunscreen on the remaining unprotected skin.

  3. Zhanna Nemtsova:

    The Russian authorities do not want to investigate this case, these people (in Chechnya) receive cover up. We cannot proceed with the investigation if we receive such obstacles.

  4. Iranian President Hassan Rouhani:

    Saudi Arabia is trying to cover up its defeats and domestic problems by creating tension in the region.

  5. House Intelligence Chairman Adam Schiff:

    A Director of National Intelligence has never prevented a properly submitted whistleblower complaint that the IC IG determined to be credible and urgent from being provided to the congressional intelligence committees. Never. This raises serious concerns about whether White House, Department of Justice or other executive branch officials are trying to prevent a legitimate whistleblower complaint from reaching its intended recipient, the Congress, in order to cover up serious misconduct.

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