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incognito

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adverb or adjective in·cog·ni·to \ˌin-ˌkäg-ˈnē-(ˌ)tō also in-ˈkäg-nə-ˌtō\

Simple Definition of incognito

  • : with your true identity kept secret (as by using a different name or a disguise)

Full Definition of incognito

  1. :  with one's identity concealed

Origin of incognito

Italian, from Latin incognitus unknown, from in- + cognitus, past participle of cognoscere to know — more at cognition


First Known Use: 1635


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incognito

noun in·cog·ni·to

Definition of incognito

plural incognitos

  1. 1 :  one appearing or living incognito

  2. 2 :  the state or assumed identity of one living or traveling incognito or incognita



1638

First Known Use of incognito

1638

Rhymes with incognito


INCOGNITO Defined for Kids

incognito

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adverb or adjective in·cog·ni·to \ˌin-ˌkäg-ˈnē-tō, in-ˈkäg-nə-ˌtō\

Definition of incognito

  1. :  with someone's identity kept secret <He's traveling incognito.>





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