Bedeutung von "hush sth up" - als Fremdsprache

hush sth up

phrasal verb with hush uk us /hʌʃ/ verb [ T ]

to keep something secret, especially from the public, because it could cause embarrassment or trouble:

The whole affair was hushed up by the management.

(Definition von "hush sth up" von Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)