Translation of "cover-up" - English-Spanish dictionary

cover-up

noun uk /ˈkʌv.ər.ʌp/ us /-ɚ.ʌp/

an attempt to prevent the public from discovering information about a serious crime or mistake

encubrimiento, tentativa de ocultar los hechos
Allegations of a cover-up of the effects of pollution have been strongly denied.

(Translation of “cover-up” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)