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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
disguise /dis'gaiz/
  • danh từ
    • sự trá hình, sự cải trang
    • quần áo cải trang
    • sự giá trị; sự nguỵ trang; bề ngoài lừa dối
    • sự che giấu, sự che đậy
    • a blessing in disguise
      • (xem) blessing
  • ngoại động từ
    • trá hình, cải trang
      • to disguise onself as...: cải trang là...
    • nguỵ trang (sự việc gì dưới một hình thức lừa dối)
    • che giấu, che đậy
      • to disguise one's intention: che đậy ý định của mình
    • to be disguissed with liquour
      • (xem) liquour
Concise Dictionary
+an outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something
+any attire that modifies the appearance in order to conceal the wearer's identity
+the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance
+make unrecognizable
Thesaurus Dictionary
1 camouflage, cover up, conceal, hide, mask:
The van was disguised as a hay wagon.
2 misrepresent, falsify, counterfeit, fake, deceive:
They have disguised the true profits to avoid paying taxes.
3 guise, identity, cover-up, camouflage, appearance, semblance, form, outfit, costume:
She appeared in the disguise of a policewoman.
4 pretence, deception, dissimulation, façade, semblance, Colloq front:
Disguise is seldom resorted to by spies these days.
Advanced English Dictionary
verb, noun
+ verb [VN]
1 ~ sb (as sb/sth) to change your appearance so that people cannot recognize you: The hijackers were heavily disguised. + She disguised herself as a boy. + They got in disguised as security guards.
2 to hide sth or change it, so that it cannot be recognized: She made no attempt to disguise her surprise. + It was a thinly disguised attack on the President. + She couldn't disguise the fact that she felt uncomfortable. + He tried to disguise his accent.
+ noun
1 [C, U] a thing that you wear or use to change your appearance so that people do not recognize you: She wore glasses and a wig as a disguise. + The star travelled in disguise (= wearing a disguise). + (figurative) A vote for the Liberal Democrats is just a Labour vote in disguise.
2 [U] the art of changing your appearance so that people do not recognize you: He is a master of disguise.
Idioms see BLESSING
Collocation Dictionary


adopt, put on, wear
She adopted an elaborate disguise to help her pass through the town unrecognized.
| see through
We all saw through his disguise immediately.


in ~
The star travelled in disguise.



cleverly, cunningly
She was cleverly disguised as a policewoman.


cannot/could not | try to


You cannot disguise what you are doing from your family.


an attempt to disguise sth
He made no attempt to disguise his liking for her.
| heavily disguised
speaking in a heavily disguised voice
| barely/thinly disguised
In her speech she made several thinly disguised attacks on the president.

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