disguised disguised  /dɪs ˈɡaɪzd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) having its true character concealed with the intent of misleading

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. When confronted with complaints, BMW engineers said, with barely disguised contempt: Ze system werks pervectly.
  2. Under arrest for trying to sneak into the football match disguised as boys, the girls await their punishment but being so tantalizingly close to the game is torture enough.
  3. Hence when the IQ test was disguised as something else, the human ambition to do wellwhich has nothing to do with colorcould take wing.

News

  1. Indian migrants arriving to Nogales follow familiar patterns

    These migrants were discovered on June 10 in a safe house in Nogales, Sonora that had been disguised to look like an alcohol rehabilitation center. They included 51 Guatemalans, six Indians and a Honduran. Photo: Cesar Barron A recent spate of detentions of undocumented Indian migrants in the Ambos Nogales area coincides with a reported rise in the number of Central Americans crossing the border ...
    on June 19, 2013     Source: The Sierra Vista Herald

  2. How To Hypnotize Someone | “Disguised Hypnosis” Teaches People How To Hypnotize Other People – V kool

    Disguised Hypnosis created by Jonathan Conard Groves is a new hypnosis training course that provides learners with videos, exercises, manuals, and detailed instructions on how to hypnotize someone. A full Disguised Hypnosis review on the site Vkool.com indicates if the course is worth buying. (PRWeb June 15, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/how-to-hypnotize-someone ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. Thief disguised by grocery bag burglarizes jewelry store

    Police are looking a thief who broke into a Huntsville jewelry store disguised with a grocery bag over their head.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WAFF 48 News Huntsville

Quotes

  1. "The thing I enjoy about him is he gets better every day," Matta said. "The seven months that his hand was immobilized obviously set him back. When he came back, the hand didn't work. We disguised it; we didn't tell anybody that his right...
    on Mar 28, 2007 By: Thad Matta Source: SI.com

  2. During a broadcast on 27 March the radio's commentator Stanislaw Michalkiewicz accused Jews of "trying to force our government to pay extortion money disguised as 'compensation payments'" for property lost during and after World War II.
    on Apr 7, 2006 By: Stanisław Michalkiewicz Source: BBC News

  3. "It's a disguised way to raise the income tax to buy down the property taxes without any reform also in the system, so we would take a dim view of that proposal," Pawlenty said at a news conference Monday morning.
    on May 6, 2008 By: Tim Pawlenty Source: Houston Chronicle

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