What is the opposite of expose?

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Opposite of to reveal, uncover, make visible, bring to light, introduce to
“A fourth missile blasted a crater about 30 feet wide in a flat area that appeared to cover the underground bunker.”
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Opposite of to reveal one's true nature, especially unintentionally
“She had learned how to conceal her true feelings and sentiments or to let only so much of them appear as might enhance the complexity of her fascinations.”
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Opposite of to display or show (something) for others to see
“The mother attempts to teach the boy to hide his superpowers, even when bullies pick on him.”
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Opposite of to make (someone) aware of (something)
“Filippo, a Florentine, was widowed and left with the upbringing of an only son whom he shut away in the mountains to shelter him from the evils of the world.”
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Opposite of to discredit or ridicule something through the exposing of facts or information
“I support their theory that the traits are likely influenced by a long history of genetic and cultural trends that maintained and encouraged these seemingly ubiquitous characteristics.”
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(expose to) Opposite of to cause to be vulnerable or at risk
“The railings were put in place to protect visitors from falling headlong down the steep concrete steps.”
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Opposite of to discover or encounter something, either by chance or intention
“To misplace a presidential badge of office for a couple of days may be unfortunate.”
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Opposite of to harm the good reputation of a person or thing
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Opposite of to present formally for discussion or consideration
“The politician would recant his statement when it caused a public outcry.”
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Opposite of to promote the use, sale, or acceptance of
“The supermarket has decided to pull some of its products from the shelves.”
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Opposite of to chance upon someone doing something unexpected (and usually underhanded)
“The authorities were surprised that she was willing to overlook such blatant criminal activity.”
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Opposite of to supply oxygen or air
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Opposite of to demonstrate or expose to the falsehood of something
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Opposite of to confess to be true
“He wished very much to deny the allegation, or at least to dodge the truth.”
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Opposite of to publicly implicate
“They indicate that genetic testing would be used to disassociate the suspect from the crime.”
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Opposite of to cause (someone or something) to undergo a particular experience
“Daenerys, along with her army of The Unsullied, proceeded to raid the city of Slaver's Bay and emancipate the slaves.”
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Opposite of to give an account of
“Stay awhile and listen!”
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Opposite of to uncover or remove from a burial place
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Opposite of to reveal something secret or confidential by talking carelessly
“Despite the repeated physical beating, he would remain steadfast and keep quiet.”
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Opposite of to show (someone) to be involved in something
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Opposite of to remove one's clothing or garments
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Opposite of to come safely through a precarious situation
Noun
Opposite of revelation
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