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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

To alter the look of something as to conceal it.

Usage examples (33)
  • The robber was disguised so the clerk would not know who was holding-up the store.
  • He is a master of disguise
  • The theatrical notion of disguise is always associated with catastrophe in his stories
  • That animals are only human beings in disguise is an axiom in the fairy tales. for more
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