masked masked  /ˈmæskt/

Definition(s):

  1. (adj) having its true character concealed with the intent of misleading
  2. (adj) having markings suggestive of a mask

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Instead, a masked man stepped down and trained a gun on the guards as three prisoners bolted forward and scrambled into the cabin of the chopper, which then whirred away.
  2. A masked, rifle-toting man stepped from the woods.
  3. A masked couple shares a moment before departure at a train station in Beijing.

News

  1. Who was the masked kid who almost tripped Spurs' Danny Green at halftime?

    Who was the masked kid who almost tripped Spurs' Danny Green at halftime? Turns out he has a very famous dad.        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  2. Who was masked kid who almost tripped Spurs' Green at halftime?

    Who was the masked kid that almost tripped Spurs' Danny Green at halftime?        
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

  3. Who was masked kid who almost tripped Spurs' Green?

    Who was the masked kid that almost tripped Spurs' Danny Green at halftime?
    on June 17, 2013     Source: Orlando Sentinel

Quotes

  1. Bush said the high cost of the bill is "masked in part by budgetary gimmicks and funded in part by additional tax revenues."
    on Apr 22, 2008 By: President Bush Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "First and foremost it's about getting Andrew in a position where in his heart of hearts and in his very core admits that he has a problem and it is not masked by the carrot of playing for Australia or doing anything else in his life other than just...
    on Jun 5, 2009 By: Matthew Hayden Source: The Australian

  3. "In addition, we continue to realize significant cost savings worldwide, though the strength of our performance was masked by rising fuel prices," Chairman and Chief Executive Micky Arison said in a statement.
    on Mar 23, 2010 By: Micky Arison Source: Reuters

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