Definition of disguise noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    disguise

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    noun
    NAmE//dɪsˈɡaɪz//
     
     
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  1. 1 [countable, uncountable] a thing that you wear or use to change your appearance so that people do not recognize you She wore glasses and a wig as a disguise. The star traveled in disguise (= wearing a disguise ). (figurative) Don't be fooled—a chocolate chip muffin is just a cupcake in disguise.
  2. 2[uncountable] the art of changing your appearance so that people do not recognize you He is a master of disguise.
  3. Idioms
    a blessing in disguise
     
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    something that seems to be a problem at first, but that has good results in the end
See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: disguise