Definitions of disguise

  1. To change the guise or appearance of; especially, to conceal by an unusual dress, or one intended to mislead or deceive.
  2. To hide by a counterfeit appearance; to cloak by a false show; to mask; as, to disguise anger; to disguise one's sentiments, character, or intentions.
  3. To affect or change by liquor; to intoxicate.
  4. To conceal or change the appearance of , as by an unusual dress; to counterfeit; to conceal or cover by a pretense.
  5. To change the guise or appearance of: to conceal by a dress intended to deceive, or by a counterfeit manner and appearance.
  6. To conceal; hide under a false appearance.
  7. make unrecognizable; " The herb disguises the garlic taste"; " We disguised our faces before robbing the bank"
  8. To conceal, as with a mask, or by a feigned appearance; to cloak by false show; to dissemble; to alter in form or manner.
  9. To conceal the personal appearance by changing the outward attire; to hide by an unusual or assumed appearance; to alter the form of.
  10. the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance; " he is a master of disguise"
  11. any attire that modifies the appearance in order to conceal the wearer's identity
  12. A dress or exterior put on for purposes of concealment or of deception; as, persons doing unlawful acts in disguise are subject to heavy penalties.
  13. Artificial language or manner assumed for deception; false appearance; counterfeit semblance or show.
  14. A masque or masquerade.
  15. A dress designed to conceal the identity of the wearer; counterfeit appearance; false pretense; mask.
  16. A dress intended to conceal the wearer: a false appearance.
  18. Dress which prevents the wearer from being recognised; false appearance.
  19. A dress intended to conceal the person who wears it; a false or assumed appearance, intended to deceive; a changed appearance.
  20. A dress intended to conceal the person; a mask; a false appearance or show.