1. [syn: cloaked, disguised, masked]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Disguise \Dis*guise"\ (?; 232), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Disguised;
p. pr. & vb. n. Disguising.] [OE. desguisen, disgisen,
degisen, OF. desguisier, F. d['e]guiser; pref. des- (L. dis-)
+ guise. See Guise.]
1. To change the guise or appearance of; especially, to
conceal by an unusual dress, or one intended to mislead or
Bunyan was forced to disguise himself as a wagoner.
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.
All God's angels come to us disguised. --Lowell.
3. To affect or change by liquor; to intoxicate.
I have just left the right worshipful, and his
myrmidons, about a sneaker of five gallons; the
whole magistracy was pretty well disguised before I
gave them the ship. --Spectator.
Syn: To conceal; hide; mask; dissemble; dissimulate; feign;
pretend; secrete. See Conceal.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: having its true character concealed with the intent of
misleading; "hidden agenda"; "masked threat" [syn:
cloaked, disguised, masked]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
77 Moby Thesaurus words for "disguised":
appareled, arrayed, attired, bedecked, behind the curtain,
behind the scenes, boozy, breeched, camouflaged, canned, capped,
chausse, clad, cloaked, clothed, coifed, concealed, costumed,
decked, dight, dressed, drunk, endued, garbed, garmented, gowned,
habilimented, habited, hidden, hooded, imperceptible, in disguise,
incog, incognito, indiscernible, inebriated, insensible, invested,
invisible, latent, liveried, mantled, masked, masquerading,
muddled, out of sight, pantalooned, pixilated, plastered,
raimented, rigged out, robed, secret, shod, shoed, sightless,
submerged, tired, togged, tricked out, trousered, unapparent,
unbeheld, unbeholdable, undiscernible, unnoticed, unobserved,
unperceivable, unperceived, unrealized, unseeable, unseen,
unviewed, unwitnessed, vested, vestmented, viewless