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Synonyms of disguise in English:


  • she tried to disguise the bruises with make-up Stephen's controlled voice disguised his true feelings
    camouflage, conceal, hide, cover up, make inconspicuous, mask, screen, shroud, veil, cloak;
    put up a smokescreen, misrepresent, falsify, give a false picture of
    [Antonyms] reveal, expose
  • Phrases

    disguise oneself as
    Eleanor disguised herself as a man
    dress oneself up as, pass oneself of as, pretend to be, impersonate, pose as
    rare personate


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  • 1 his bizarre disguise drew stares from fellow shoppers
    false appearance, camouflage, concealment;
    outfit, costume
    informal get-up
  • 2 a counsellor hopes gradually to strip away the disguises and help partners to understand each other
    smokescreen, dissimulation, pretence, deception
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