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English definition of “cover/hide a multitude of sins”

cover/hide a multitude of sins

humorous
to prevent people from seeing or discovering something bad: Large sweaters are warm and practical and hide a multitude of sins.
(Definition of cover/hide a multitude of sins from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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