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masks

noun
plural of mask

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 a cover or partial cover for the face used to disguise oneself
  • an elaborate mask that would be suitable for a fancy masquerade ball

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2 something that covers or conceals like a piece of cloth
  • his unexpected friendliness is just a mask, for he always has an ulterior motive

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masks

verb
present tense third-person singular of mask

Synonyms & Antonyms of masks (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to change the dress or looks of so as to conceal true identity
  • the federal agents masked their surveillance vehicle so that it looked like an ordinary moving van

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“Masks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/masks. Accessed 2 Oct. 2022.

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