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  Words related to mask

Related / Similar Words: masquerade, masque, block out, dissemble, cloak

 

Definition:
  • activity that tries to conceal something; "no mask could conceal his ignorance"; "they moved in under a mask of friendship";
  • a covering to disguise or conceal the face;
  • a protective covering worn over the face;
  • a party of guests wearing costumes and masks;
  • put a mask on or cover with a mask; "Mask the children for Halloween";
  • shield from light;
  • cover with a sauce; "mask the meat";
  • hide under a false appearance; "He masked his disappointment";

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    Hyponyms: domino, half mask, eye mask, false face, face mask, gasmask, respirator, gas helmet, welder's mask, masked ball, masquerade ball, fancy-dress ball

     

    Entailments: cook

     

    Derivational Morphology: dissemble, cloak, masquerade, masque, masquerader, masker, masquer, cover, covering, screening, masking

     

     
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