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fig leaf

see definition of fig leaf
  • as inmask
  • as inpretext
  • as inconcealment
  • as incover
  • as indisguise
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Synonyms for fig leaf

noun false face, cover
  • camouflage
  • cloak
  • veil
  • visor
  • affectation
  • air
  • appearance
  • aspect
  • beard
  • blind
  • concealment
  • cover-up
  • disguise
  • dissembling
  • dissimulation
  • domino
  • facade
  • front
  • guise
  • hood
  • masquerade
  • pose
  • posture
  • pretense
  • pretext
  • put-on
  • screen
  • semblance
  • show
  • simulation
  • veneer
  • visage
  • disguisement
  • fig leaf
  • window dressing

Antonyms for fig leaf

  • reality
  • truth
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to fig leaf

concealment

noun. hiding, secrecy
  • beard
  • blind
  • camouflage
  • cover
  • cover-up
  • covering
  • curtain
  • disguise
  • dissimulation
  • fig leaf
  • front
  • hide-out
  • hideaway
  • laundromat
  • mask
  • obliteration
  • obscuration
  • occultation
  • privacy
  • red herring
  • secretion
  • smoke screen
  • veil
  • wraps
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.