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To keep something secret - synonyms or related words

de-identify

verb

to remove details from information that make it possible to recognize which particular person the information is connected with

conceal

verb

formal

to not tell someone about something, especially because you are ashamed of it or worried about it

suppress

verb

to stop information from being published or publicly discussed

keep something to yourself

to not tell anyone else about something

not breathe a word

to keep something a secret

keep your mouth shut

to not tell anyone about something

keep back

to not tell someone something, or to not show how you feel

keep your own counsel

to say nothing about your plans or opinions

keep quiet about something

to not tell anyone about something

keep someone guessing

to deliberately not tell someone what is happening or what is going to happen

ruburb

an area in the countryside where there are both housing developments and farms, and many people travel to work in nearby cities

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troll factory

a company that pays its employees to write online comments in favour or against somebody or something posing as ordinary Internet users

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