Englischer Thesaurus
(Substantiv) 
Definition
any covering for the whole or a part of the face worn for amusement, protection, or disguise
a gunman wearing a mask
Synonyme
disguise
a ridiculous disguise
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visor
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vizard (archaic)
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stocking mask
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false face
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domino (rare)
(Substantiv) 
Definition
a device placed over the nose and mouth to facilitate or prevent inhalation of a gas
She wore a mask and rubber gloves.
Synonyme
face mask
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visor
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eye mask
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surgical mask
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safety goggles
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protective mask
(Substantiv) 
Definition
behaviour that hides one's true feelings
His mask cracked, and she saw an angry and violent man.
Synonyme
façade
At work they hid their dislike of each other behind a façade of cheerfulness.
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disguise
religion is often used as an excuse for war or a disguise for power
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front (informal)
a front for crime syndicates
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cover
The grocery store was just a cover for their betting shop.
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screen
They put a screen in front of me.
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cover-up
He denied there'd been any cover-up of the fraud.
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veil
the chilling facts behind this veil of secrecy
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cloak
Individualism is sometimes used as a cloak for self-interest.
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guise
The workers are being dismissed under the guise of a reorganization.
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camouflage
Her merrymaking was only a camouflage to disguise her grief.
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veneer
He was able to fool people with his veneer of intellectuality.
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semblance
They had nursed Peter back to some semblance of health.
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concealment
His concealment of his true motives was masterly.
(Verb) 
Definition
to hide or disguise
A thick grey cloud masked the sun.
Synonyme
disguise
She made no attempt to disguise her contempt.
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hide
The compound was hidden by trees and shrubs.
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conceal
The device, concealed in a dustbin, was defused by police.
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obscure
The building is almost completely obscured by a huge banner.
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cover (up)
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screen
The road is screened by a block of flats.
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blanket
More than a foot of snow blanketed parts of Michigan.
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veil
Her hair swept across her face, as if to veil it.
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cloak
He uses jargon to cloak his inefficiency.
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mantle
Many of the peaks were already mantled with snow.
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camouflage
This is another clever attempt to camouflage reality.
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enshroud
the icy chill that enshrouded us

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of blanket
Definition
to cover as if with a blanket
More than a foot of snow blanketed parts of Michigan.
in the sense of blind
Definition
a person, action, or thing that serves to deceive or conceal the truth
Synonyme
front (informal),
smoke screen
in the sense of camouflage
Her merrymaking was only a camouflage to disguise her grief.

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