|1.||[ noun ] an outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something|
"the theatrical notion of disguise is always associated with catastrophe in his stories"
|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|
"he is a master of disguise"
|Related terms:||concealment camouflage|