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English definition of “disguised”

disguised

adjective     /dɪsˈɡaɪzd/
having an appearance that hides the true form : In Shakespeare's play "Twelfth Night ", Duke Orsino falls in love with the disguised Viola . In the book , the author gives a thinly (= only slightly ) disguised account of his own early teaching experiences .Hiding and disguising
(Definition of disguised adjective from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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