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Synonyms for disguise

costume

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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

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  • 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

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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 ?
Although muffled up in divers coats and handkerchiefs--one of which, passed over his crown, and tied in a convenient crease of his double chin, secured his three-cornered hat and bob-wig from blowing off his head--there was no disguising his plump and comfortable figure; neither did certain dirty finger-marks upon his face give it any other than an odd and comical expression, through which its natural good humour shone with undiminished lustre.
I want to know,' returned Arthur, without disguising his abhorrence, 'how you dare direct a suspicion of murder against my mother's house?
But when disguising himself as a carrot, a sheep, and a bird bath doesn't work, he has to look elsewhere.
will get his meal But when disguising himself as a carrot, a sheep, and a bird bath doesn't work, he has to look elsewhere.
Disguising is a metaphor for an initiation rite of passage, she suggests, that allows the heroines to experience both feminine and masculine traits in their original and constructed identities.
CHEMICAL testing kits are being handed out to police in an attempt to try and stop youngsters disguising alcohol as soft drinks.
The plot, which US Homeland Security Secretary Michael Chertoff said was "suggestive of al-Qaida," apparently involved disguising liquid-based explosives as innocuous objects in carry-on baggage and electronic trigger devices disguised as electronic car keys.
Aysh Awas, a researcher at Sheba Strategic Center, told the Yemen Times that Al-Qaeda is utilizing trickery and deception in its war; he added that the tactic of disguising militants as military is far from new.
Since his skin is rubber, Plastic Man is naturally a master of disguise, and he uses his powers with the sort of goofy logic ten-year-old boys love--chasing a getaway car as a giant red kangaroo, soaring through the sky as a hot-air blimp, and disguising himself as a stained glass window.
He tracks the migrant presence from Alabama poultry plants (where he takes participatory journalism seriously, disguising himself and actually slicing up chickens) to a number of suddenly "browned" school districts in Georgia.