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disguises

noun
plural of disguise

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 clothing put on to hide one's true identity or imitate someone or something else
  • Mardi Gras revelers dressed in a colorful array of outlandish disguises

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2 a display of emotion or behavior that is insincere or intended to deceive
  • somehow, he managed to put on a disguise of happiness as he watched his secret crush marry someone else

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disguises

verb
present tense third-person singular of disguise

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1 to change the dress or looks of so as to conceal true identity
  • the spies disguised themselves as harmless tourists

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2 to keep secret or shut off from view
  • that investigative reporter usually does a good job of disguising her true motives for interviewing a person

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“Disguises.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/disguises. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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