disguised

[ dis-gahyz, dih-skahyz ]SEE DEFINITION OF disguised
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Did he recognise, disguised as it was by pain and sorrow, that voice?

And so it was that I married you disguised as a human maiden.

At the end of half-an-hour we were disguised; an hour later we were in Lorraine.

To him he owed it that he was thus bound, masked, disguised!

Or is it a factory, disguised with a veneer of the Puginesque?

These are the platitudes and falsehoods in which history is disguised.

By the very fiend, disguised in the gross flesh and semblance of a Dominican brother.

She had disguised herself so cleverly that it was difficult to recognise her.

I looked at him closer—only to discover it was Anita, disguised as her brother!

She had disguised herself so because a man of her race was near!

WORD ORIGIN

c.1300, from Old French desguiser (11c.) "disguise, change one's appearance," from des- "away, off" (see dis-) + guise "style, appearance" (see guise). Originally primarily "to put out of one's usual manner" (of dress, etc.). Oldest sense preserved in phrase disguised with liquor (1560s).

Related: Disguised; disguising.

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