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When they don the jersey of a Tennessee university, they step out of their personal roles and into the role of an ambassador for our state.
IN TENNESSEE, GOP SENATORS SEEK TO BAN PROTESTS DURING ANTHEM, RAISING LEGAL CONCERNSGLYNN A. HILLFEBRUARY 25, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Later, Ligon tossed it in the trash and donned a new Flyers hat instead, a fresh start.
HE WAS LOCKED UP AT AGE 15. ALMOST SEVEN DECADES LATER, HE’S REENTERING AN UNFAMILIAR WORLD.KAREN HELLERFEBRUARY 19, 2021WASHINGTON POST
That differentiates it from the type of gear that professional first responders might don when purposely entering a hot zone.
THOSE ‘GAS MASKS’ AT THE CAPITOL WERE ACTUALLY ESCAPE HOODSROB VERGERJANUARY 11, 2021POPULAR-SCIENCE
The NBA has tightened those protocols in recent weeks, requiring players to wear masks on the bench before they enter games and to don proximity sensors that track their contacts in the case of a positive test.
THREE GAMES POSTPONED AS THE NBA’S CORONAVIRUS WOES MOUNTBEN GOLLIVER, DES BIELERJANUARY 10, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Players across the WNBA started donning those shirts that day, and the “Vote Warnock” message spread on social media.
'WE DID THAT': INSIDE THE WNBA’S STRATEGY TO SUPPORT RAPHAEL WARNOCK—AND HELP DEMOCRATS WIN THE SENATESEAN GREGORYJANUARY 7, 2021TIME
In November, when I carefully don my N95, I will board my third flight home to Seattle in 2020.
A FINAL FALL ON CAMPUSKATIE MCLEANDECEMBER 18, 2020MIT TECHNOLOGY REVIEW
During the Cultural Revolution, female members of the Red Guard donned male uniforms in a nod to Mulan’s legacy, and the Mulan opera Who Says Women Are Not as Good as Men made the argument for female equality in China.
THE HISTORY OF MULAN, FROM A 6TH-CENTURY BALLAD TO THE LIVE-ACTION DISNEY MOVIECONSTANCE GRADYSEPTEMBER 4, 2020VOX
Now, in the NBA bubble, players are wearing uniforms donning political and social messages, rather than their names.
THE MILWAUKEE BUCKS LED THE WAY AS ATHLETES TOOK A STAND OVER JACOB BLAKE. PLAYERS DECADES AGO HELPED WIN THEM THE POWER TO SPEAK UPTHERESA RUNSTEDTLERAUGUST 28, 2020TIME
With masks donned, they exited on to a platform in the parking lot to wave to supporters socially distanced in cars cheering on amid a mixture of hazard lights and fireworks.
BIDEN FAULTS TRUMP FOR MISMANAGING CORONAVIRUS IN CONVENTION SPEECHCHRIS JOHNSONAUGUST 21, 2020WASHINGTON BLADE
She often had to don a mask for this, along with gloves, booties, coveralls and more.
TACKLING THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS CALLS FOR NOVEL IDEASKATHIANN KOWALSKIMAY 7, 2020SCIENCE NEWS FOR STUDENTS
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WORDS RELATED TO DON

  • act
  • affect
  • assume
  • bluff
  • confound
  • confuse
  • counterfeit
  • deceive
  • don
  • fake
  • feign
  • make believe
  • masquerade
  • playact
  • pose
  • pull
  • put on a front
  • put on an act
  • sham
  • simulate
  • strike
  • take on
  • trick
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