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Synonyms for masquerade



masked ball


Synonyms for masquerade

a display of insincere behavior

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

to represent oneself in a given character or as other than what one is

Synonyms for masquerade

a party of guests wearing costumes and masks

a costume worn as a disguise at a masquerade party

making a false outward show

take part in a masquerade

Related Words

pretend to be someone or something that you are not

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Also speaking, the representative of Universal Films and Communications Limited, Mr Yinka Ogundaisi said that the government is not taking away the festival from the custodians of the masquerade but working it with them to transform it to have a global appeal.
Among these three masquerade festivals, Okumkpo is most widely known and sought for in view of its great intervening, liberating and reconciling effects, and that is part of the reason why we decided to dwell more on it.
Gemma Nugent, duty manager from Sodexo Prestige at Newcastle United, who is organising the evening, said: "We hoped our masquerade theme would work well and the hugely positive response to it has borne that out.
Masquerade strives to make live video interaction even more attractive for both business customers and consumers by offering mobile applications with facial detection, tracking and 3D reconstruction technologies enabling users to superimpose 3D objects and layers over their faces on photo and video.
Kids will be invited to create Mardi Gras accessories as well as participate in a masquerade mask face painting.
The essays are grouped into five sections and categories: The Convergence of Historic Non-Western and Contemporary Masquerade; Public Masquerade Mirroring Communities in Transition; Performance Masquerade as Social and Political Commentary; Visual Art's Influence on Masquerade; Graphic and Performance Art, Branding, Photography and Comic Books; and The Universality of Digital Masquerade for a Global Audience.
The Masquerade NYE 2015 ball will feature live entertainment throughout the night at the Adliya venue from the talented Nathalie Karlsson from 8pm.
The bush masquerade, sometimes referred to as a "bear," involves a shaggy, full-body costume made with burlap, raffia, or other vegetal material.
Carstensen explained that the Web misdirection was like someone changing phone numbers in your phone book, and said that that is what essentially happened: Turkish ISPs have set up servers that masquerade as Google's DNS service.
Nathaniel Hawthorne often wrote brief notes in his journal of story ideas he might develop, and one of these notes certainly could describe The Blithedale Romance: "To allegorize life with a masquerade, and represent mankind generally as masquers" (American Notebooks 8:122).
Using technique and artistry, they worked their magic in a range of contests, including Masquerade Ball, Through The Ages, and Bridal.
I Am Kloot -Masquerade WRITTEN by the band and produced by Elbow's Guy Garvey and Craig Potter, Masquerade is a two-minute pop gem reminiscent of The Beatles with its finger picked acoustic guitar and vocal harmonies.
As the event had a masquerade theme, children were encouraged to make their own masks to bring along to the occasion.
In a metaphorical sense, the masquerade in Nigeria can be used as an artistic and significant representation of the nation's politics.
In this form of entertainment, a visible masquerade dressed in traditional Nigerian costume performs on the stage to the accompaniment of other members of the troupe engaged in Igbo dance, drama and music.