1. [ noun ] an outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something
Synonyms: camouflage

"the theatrical notion of disguise is always associated with catastrophe in his stories"

Related terms: semblance
2. [ verb ] make unrecognizable

"The herb disguises the garlic taste" "We disguised our faces before robbing the bank"

Related terms: hide masquerade camouflage dissemble dissimulate
3. [ noun ] (clothing) any attire that modifies the appearance in order to conceal the wearer's identity
Related terms: attire mask hairpiece fancy_dress
4. [ noun ] the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance
Synonyms: camouflage

"he is a master of disguise"

Related terms: concealment camouflage
Similar spelling:   Digges