in disguise

Definition of in disguise

  1. 1 :  wearing a disguise I've heard that she sometimes travels around the country in disguise.

  2. 2 :  made to look like something else :  presented as another thing He says that the new fee is really just a tax increase in disguise.

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  to change the customary dress (see 2dress 1) or appearance of

    :  to furnish with a false appearance or an assumed (see assume 3) identity

    :  disfigure

  1. :  apparel assumed to conceal one's identity or counterfeit another's

    :  the act of disguising

    :  form misrepresenting the true nature of something

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