mask

Part of speech: verb

To conceal as with a mask; put on or wear a mask.

Part of speech: noun

Masker.

Part of speech: noun

A cover for the face; disguise; protection.

Part of speech: noun

A subterfuge.

Part of speech: noun

A play by masked actors; masquerade.

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Usage examples "mask":

  1. Life, we know too well, is not a Comedy, but something strangely mixed; nor is Comedy a vile mask. - "The Short Works of George Meredith", George Meredith Last Updated: March 7, 2009.
  2. Oh, a mask ball have they, this evening! - "Cruel As The Grave", Mrs. Emma D. E. N. Southworth.
  3. Later, however, the mask which deceived nobody was removed. - "The Life of Sir Richard Burton", Thomas Wright.