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vizard

noun viz·ard \ˈvi-zərd, -ˌzärd\

Definition of VIZARD

1
:  a mask for disguise or protection
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Examples of VIZARD

  1. <in those days it was not uncommon for street prostitutes to wear vizards>

Origin of VIZARD

alteration of Middle English viser mask, visor
First Known Use: circa 1555

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