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English definition of “disguise”

disguise

verb [T]     /dɪsˈɡaɪz/
B2 to give a new appearance to a person or thing, especially in order to hide its true form : He disguised him self by wearing a false beard . Minor skin imperfections can usually be disguised with a spot of make-up . We tried to disguise the fact that it was just a school hall by putting up coloured lights and balloons .Hiding and disguising C2 to hide an opinion , a feeling , etc.: I couldn't disguise my disappointment .Hiding and disguising
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