hide behind - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [transitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theyhide behind
he/she/ithides behind
present participlehiding behind
past tensehid behind
past participlehidden behind
  1. hide behind something to use something as a way of preventing people from discovering information about you

    People think the company is trying to hide behind this report.

See also main entry: hide