cover up collocations and examples

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to hide the truth about something

Nouns frequently used as the object of cover up
truth: evidence, facts, truthMinisters and police were involved in plots to cover up the truth and destroy evidence.incident: crime, incident, murderThey decided it would be better to cover up the incident by throwing the body in the sea.fault: failure, lack, mistake, problemPeople sometimes try to cover up their own lack of knowledge with confusing terminology.
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