English noun: disguise
|1.||disguise (attribute) an outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something|
|Samples||The theatrical notion of disguise is always associated with catastrophe in his stories.|
|Broader (hypernym)||color, colour, gloss, semblance|
|2.||disguise (artifact) any attire that modifies the appearance in order to conceal the wearer's identity|
|Broader (hypernym)||attire, dress, garb|
|Narrower (hyponym)||fancy dress, mask, masquerade, masquerade costume|
|3.||disguise (act) the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance|
|Samples||He is a master of disguise.|
|Broader (hypernym)||concealing, concealment, hiding|
English verb: disguise
|1.||disguise (perception) make unrecognizable|
|Samples||The herb masks the garlic taste.|
We disguised our faces before robbing the bank.
|Examples||They disguise themselves|
|Pattern of use||Somebody ----s something.|
Somebody ----s somebody.
Something ----s somebody.
Something ----s something
|Broader (hypernym)||conceal, hide|
|Narrower (hyponym)||camouflage, cloak, dissemble, dissimulate, mask, masquerade|