disguise


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Synonyms for disguise

costume

Synonyms

hide

disguise something or someone as something or someone

Synonyms

  • dress up as
  • get up as
  • camouflage as
  • fit out as

disguise yourself as something or someone

Synonyms

  • dress up as
  • masquerade as

Synonyms for disguise

to change or modify so as to prevent recognition of the true identity or character of

clothes or other personal effects, such as makeup, worn to conceal one's identity

Synonyms

a display of insincere behavior

Synonyms for disguise

an outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something

any attire that modifies the appearance in order to conceal the wearer's identity

the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance

References in classic literature ?
Maybe I understood because I saw her in that early hour of the morning when even the stony Memnon sings, in that mystical light of the young day when divine exiled things, condemned to rough bondage through the noon, are for a short magical hour their own celestial selves, their unearthly glory as yet unhidden by any earthly disguise.
They change maybe to a field of turnips, and I have seen a farmer priding himself on a flock of sheep that I knew were really a most merry company of dryads and fauns in disguise.
He had changed back to Roxy's dress, with the stoop of age added to he disguise, so that Wilson would not bother himself about a humble old women leaving a neighbor's house by the back way in the early morning, in case he was still spying.
There were three officers of Tippoo's household, strangers to the rest, who had won their master's confidence by conforming, or appearing to conform, to the Mussulman faith; and to those three men report pointed as the three priests in disguise.
He must be steady, and civil, and sober, and expert, and tender-hearted," said Miss Emmerson, who thought of any thing but a hero in disguise.
He might claim the property from South America, establish his identity before the British authorities there and so obtain the fortune without ever coming to England at all, or he might adopt an elaborate disguise during the short time that he need be in London; or, again, he might furnish an accomplice with the proofs and papers, putting him in as heir, and retaining a claim upon some proportion of his income.
Jones, now taking the mask by the hand, fell to entreating her in the most earnest manner, to acquaint him where he might find Sophia; and when he could obtain no direct answer, he began to upbraid her gently for having disappointed him the day before; and concluded, saying, "Indeed, my good fairy queen, I know your majesty very well, notwithstanding the affected disguise of your voice.
He could not help expressing his surprize at this; saying, "Sure, madam, you must have infinite discernment, to know people in all disguises.
He also asked them to be on the lookout for Shekau and other terrorists who might disguise as women to escape.
TEHRAN (FNA)- The Kurdish Peshmerga forces arrested two ISIL terrorists who were trying o escape the city of Mosul in disguise.
The Government are committed to tackling all schemes that aim to disguise payments or other income to individuals in order to avoid paying tax and NICs.
Undercover Disguise Methods for Investigators: Quick-Change Techniques for Both Men and Women
Hoot Owl - Master of Disguise by SEAN TAYLOR, and illustrated by JEAN JULLIEN (Walker, PS11.
And because he is a master of disguise, he uses his expertise to camouflage himself so he can feast upon an unsuspecting victim.
It is that kind of love in ANGEL IN DISGUISE that develops the feline-human bond that will capture the hearts of its readers.