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masked ball

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Definition of masked ball in English:

noun

A ball at which participants wear masks to conceal their faces.
Example sentences
  • Alexandra knew from her experience with masked balls that masks as extravagant as Elana's were very binding and could become very hot and uncomfortable if worn at particularly long intervals.
  • I'm toying with the idea of not wearing my glasses, as it's a masked ball after all, and masks look very strange over glasses.
  • In the old days an orchestra hid on the balcony while the guests below held masked balls and Sunday dances.

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Word of the day terpsichorean
Pronunciation: ˌtəːpsɪkəˈriːən
adjective
relating to dancing