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