costumes 1 of 2

plural of costume
as in dresses
clothing chosen as appropriate for a specific situation a tuxedo is the only acceptable costume for men attending a formal event

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as in masks
clothing put on to hide one's true identity or imitate someone or something else Halloween costumes that caricature some of the "celebrities" created by the media over the past year

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present tense third-person singular of costume

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“Costumes.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 28 May. 2024.

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