mask : Definition, Usages, News and More
- n a covering to disguise or conceal the face
- n activity that tries to conceal something
no mask could conceal his ignorance
they moved in under a mask of friendship
- n a party of guests wearing costumes and masks
- n a protective covering worn over the face
- v hide under a false appearance
He masked his disappointment
- v put a mask on or cover with a mask
- v make unrecognizable
The herb masks the garlic taste
- v cover with a sauce
mask the meat
- v shield from light
- An emergency gas mask that can be made at home was demonstrated in Manhattan last week by the American Women's Voluntary Services.
- To help you achieve total blackout and quality REMs, we've road-tested a variety of eye masks on the market.
- The national stockpile contains a fraction of the face masks the government says we need to protect against a flu pandemic.
- Robert Gates in FOXNews
Gates said while he doesn't think North Korea has the capability yet to shoot off a long-range nuclear-tipped missile, "I don't know anyone at a senior level in the American government who does not believe this technology is intended as a mask for...
- Lindsay Lohan in Examiner.com
I tried to mask my problems with alcohol, cocaine and mind-altering substances,she said.
- President Bush in International Herald Tribune
We discussed ways to deal with Iran's pursuit of a nuclear capability and ballistic missiles, the regime's vast financial support to lethal terrorist groups, and the deceptive financial tactics employed by Iran to evade sanctions and mask illicit... Henry Paulson http://www.google.com/url?q=http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Paulson&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNFunf9jqAG4PIOWvnV9rZ6KE6zAlQ Forbes http://www.google.com/url?q=http://www.forbes.com/feeds/ap/2007/10/19/ap4241611.html&source=dictionary&usg=AFQjCNGkSd7yxsPCtQ44uoPx43s55THK1g Oct 19, 2007
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