masquerade (as)

as in to pose (as)
to pretend to be (what one is not) in appearance or behavior the intruder was arrested for masquerading as a doctor and trying to steal another woman's baby

Synonyms & Similar Words


Thesaurus Entries Near masquerade (as)

Cite this Entry

“Masquerade (as).” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 19 May. 2024.

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!