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Slang

under wraps

This page is about the slang term under wraps

Meaning

being kept secret, esp. a plan or new products

For example

  • The new Ferrari is being kept under wraps until its official launch at next month's International Motor Show.

  • We still don't know what the plan is. It's being kept under wraps for the time being.

Quick Quiz

Frederico's Spring Fashion Collection is being kept under wraps so that

a. everyone can see it

b. no-one can see it

c. anyone can copy it

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Contributor: Matt Errey