Disguises are clothes or other objects that are designed to make someone look different from their true identity. Sometimes people use the word to refer to fake identities that they use to fool people.

  • He was wearing a disguise to make it look like he was one of the protesters.

  • She was wearing a disguise to make it look like she was one of the police officers.

Definition of disguises


the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance




an outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something




make unrecognizable




any attire that modifies the appearance in order to conceal the wearer's identity

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Example Sentences for disguises

  • 1

    The latter disguised his scarred visage with a steel mask.

  • 2

    It's a machination of disguising the fact.

  • 3

    The beggar is in disguise of the prince.

  • 4

    The man was disguised as the doorman.

  • 5

    The quotidian is a disguise of the mystery.

  • 6

    Okada disguised and escaped in the confusion.

  • 7

    He wittingly disguised himself.

  • 8

    Francesco ushers the disguised Arminio into the room.

  • 9

    The Pandavas enter the competition in disguise as Brahmins.

  • 10

    It was actually one of the pieces of The Key to Time in disguise.