Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

  

Chinese (Simplified) translation of “masquerade”

masquerade

noun [C or U]     /ˌmæs.kərˈeɪd/ US  /-kəˈreɪd/
behaviour that is intended to prevent the truth about something unpleasant or not wanted from becoming known
伪装;掩饰
They kept up the masquerade of being happily married for over thirty years.
30多年来他们一直假装婚姻很幸福。
Faking and pretending
(Definition of masquerade noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

Definitions of “masquerade” in English

Translations of “masquerade” in other languages

Word of the Day

exercise

physical activity that you do to make your body strong and healthy

Word of the Day

Blog

Read our blog about how the English language behaves.

Learn More

New Words

Find words and meanings that have just started to be used in English, and let us know what you think of them.

Learn More