disguise

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Pronunciation[change]

  • (US) IPA: /dɪˈskaɪz/, SAMPA: /dI"skaIz/
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  • Hyphenation: dis‧guise

Noun[change]

Singular
disguise

Plural
disguises

  1. (countable) Disguise is a thing (e.g. clothing) used to hide one's identity or pretend to be another.
    That cape and mask completed his disguise.

Verb[change]

Plain form
disguise

Third-person singular
disguises

Past tense
disguised

Past participle
disguised

Present participle
disguising

  1. (transitive) To change the appearance of (a person or thing) so as to hide, or to assume an identity.
    Spies often disguise themselves.
  2. (transitive) To not reveal (something secret).
    He disguised his true intentions.