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  Definition of Mask
  1. activity that tries to conceal something; "no mask could conceal his ignorance"; "they moved in under a mask of friendship"
  2. a covering to disguise or conceal the face
  3. a protective covering worn over the face
  4. a party of guests wearing costumes and masks
  5. put a mask on or cover with a mask; "Mask the children for Halloween"
  6. shield from light
  7. cover with a sauce; "mask the meat"
  8. hide under a false appearance; "He masked his disappointment"
Similar Words: masquerade, masque, block out, dissemble, cloak

 

Hyponyms: domino, half mask, eye mask, false face, face mask, gasmask, respirator, gas helmet, welder's mask, masked ball, masquerade ball, fancy-dress ball

 

Entailments: cook

 

Derivational Morphology: dissemble, cloak, masquerade, masque, masquerader, masker, masquer, cover, covering, screening, masking

 

 
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