Synonym of mask

Alternative for mask

masks, masked, masking

Synonym: camouflage, cover, disguise,

Antonym: unmask,

Noun

A covering for all or part of the face, especially used as a disguise

Noun

A protective face covering, typically worn in sports or for practical purposes

Noun

A manner or expression that hides one's true character or feelings
front guise disguise facade façade veneer pretence veil affectation air show shroud simulation appearance dissimulation semblance visage aspect beard disguisement dissembling masquerade pose posture pretense false front cover-up false colours fig leaf put-on window dressing cloak cover charade camouflage smokescreen act airs screen playacting face sham illusion pretext false display display deception impression outward appearance smoke screen gloss artifice red herring look make-believe false colors blind false appearance concealment image pretension pretentiousness exterior fakery posturing colour fake color misrepresentation false show public image excuse whitewash posing faking ruse feigning imitation trickery bluff costume coloring subterfuge exaggeration falsehood decoy ostentation insincerity hokum masking colouring covering window-dressing showing smoke and mirrors simulacrum play-acting affectedness fabrication misstatement artificiality suppression shade snivel deceit wile snobbery pretensions inflation grandiosity superciliousness trick claim shamming side pageant counterfeit dress hoax con falsification schtick snootiness humbug uppishness likeness impersonation curtain false pretense airs and graces going Hollywood showing off assumed manners unnatural imitation putting on airs dumb act surface diversion cloud of smoke wall of smoke expression presentation shell outside lie hypocrisy layer attractive appearance coverup scheme outward display shuffling routine double-dealing stunt gag stall evasion acting invention role demeanor light demeanour profession suggestion effect disguising feint closeting garb travesty parody imposture mummery outfit smoke-screen personation revel put-up job phoniness false face get-up fakeness frontage figure form bearing hiding approximation name resemblance mien similitude alikeness seeming mood similarity affinity aura feel feeling arrogance secretion caching stashing mere façade misprision hushing up hiding place hide-out obscuration occultation keeping hidden covering up obliteration keeping secret wraps

Noun

Something that covers or hides (in darkness), figuratively or literally
pall cloud shroud blanket cloak mantle veil cover curtain canopy covering coverture gloom hood shadow sheet cope darkness layer penumbra blind camouflage cloth column concealment robe screen wall wraps cover-up veneer front envelope disguise overlay pretext smokescreen façade facade shield pretense pretence smoke screen coat face surface film guise semblance shade wrap smoke and mirrors coating masquerade deception feint carpet skin beard show blur mist haze glaze wash varnish wrapper shawl pallium cape lamination encrustation gown smear thickness casing wrapping plating daub kaftan put-on false front window-dressing sheath ornamentation adornment fig leaf mat bed decoration appliqué fleece stratagem device scheme maneuver contrivance trick ploy manoeuvre ruse move dusting machination artifice expedient dodge wile tissue membrane patina pellicle opacity gauze mistiness scum haziness integument fold fabric transparency skim nebula partition web leaf foil obscuration brume deposit crust mass topping billow puff jacket lamina stratum finish dense mass cladding facing awning undercoat lustre scale ply top shelter cake luster smoke shower expanse drapery drapes lagging slip drape washing swirl lacquer whitewashing priming set roughcast bark plaster tinge gloss painting surging mass level seam tier insulation slab band substratum panel stripe overlap row floor tent sunshade roof ceiling baldachin tester umbrella velarium marquee chuppah housing overhanging covering half-tester protection husk case cowling pod hull encasement lid cocoon armor shell tarpaulin sheathing sleeve cap armour capsule

Noun

Breathing apparatus

Verb

To hide or conceal something (literally or figuratively)
disguise cloak hide conceal obscure screen veil camouflage blanket enshroud belie cover curtain mantle occult shroud suppress beard front secrete shield cover up blot out dress up paper over envelop bury wrap cloud surround swathe whitewash eclipse dissemble cache shadow block out enfold cocoon enwrap befog muffle hush up keep secret shade sheathe obfuscate adumbrate drape enclose encompass ensconce draw a veil over overlay encase lap keep dark embrace shelter embosom embower inclose enswathe obstruct withhold darken stifle fog dim blind becloud circumfuse involve bower invest bosom swaddle encircle obnubilate overshadow protect block keep hidden keep under your hat sweep under the carpet sweep under the rug engulf overspread bedim stonewall stash haze sugarcoat pall clothe shutter blear veneer mist dislimn overcast overcloud blur blacken immerse put up a front girdle keep out of sight tuck away wrap up keep quiet about keep a lid on gloss over separate coat canopy obliterate plant repress harbour harbor minimize palliate misrepresent dissimulate smother falsify ditch censor masquerade distort pave minimise downplay blank out envelope gird hem umbrage varnish airbrush block off bottle up garble hold back cast a shadow over keep the lid on put out of the way shut in give a false idea of fuzz up give a false account of isolate forcover squirrel smuggle wallpaper stow fold circle hole up extinguish wind throw on makeup carpet submerge press grab cinch clinch crown top overlie cap seclude put in a hole wrap around varnish over bind close redact gag finesse launder keep under wraps roll sit on contain keep quiet superimpose keep in the dark guard coop fence bear hug ban mute muzzle burke absorb twine roll up bundle up bandage shut off wall off proscribe outlaw feign extenuate bluff simulate extend over not disclose shut out inumbrate block off the light to cast a shadow shut out the light from shut out the light board up bush up overpaint affect sham fake make up do on the sly warp keep silent about not breathe a word of put up a smoke screen put on a false front put on an act de-emphasize put on a front be dishonest about soft-pedal stop something being overheard make inconspicuous hinder benight bemist pettifog murk colour misinterpret put up a smokescreen miscolor pervert misstate color mislead twist trump up put a spin on reserve put out of sight keep unknown not give away not tell keep back hide from view salt away keep cover keep mum about muddle smudge fade unfocus muddy smear spot besmear blot stain tarnish daze dazzle glare taint blemish discolour discolor make indistinct confuse become fuzzy become dim become less sharp become vague cloud over make unclear muddy the waters make hazy mix up become hazy make less distinct make vague become indistinct store hide away secure stow away put away tuck complicate park stash away shut away squirrel away fuddle seal up keep safe put in store lock away deny erase forget pull a veil over wipe out jumble sequester lock up store away deposit make obscure rattle sink embed keep in a hiding place put in a hiding place hide out cup maintain duck save accumulate collect place secretly put in the hole settle install lodge nestle establish entrench seat confound convolute perch shut position roost mire mystify fuzz equivocate befuddle fix set situate place instal locate station curl up dig in snuggle up muddy the waters of cloud the issue throw a veil over throw up smoke screen

Verb

To conceal or disguise (one's thoughts, feelings, or character)
dissimulate dissemble sham fake feign pretend counterfeit bluff posture pose act masquerade disguise hide veil conceal deceive obscure cloak suppress lie camouflage beard make out put on an act dress up let on make-believe put up a front make believe be dishonest go through the motions make a pretense make a show put on a false front present a false face present a false front hide one's feelings simulate affect assume profess falsify whitewash mislead stonewall shroud doublespeak cover pussyfoot put on pass for play-act make like play possum cover up four-flush shuck and jive double-talk put on a front put up a smoke screen pass off as put it on imitate kid play playact front invent put on airs make as if fabricate impersonate reproduce do give the appearance of fake it make up act like act out go through the motions of pretend to be hoax adopt strike pull posture as seem to be take on forge devise malinger mess let on like ham play the part play to the gallery put on a pretense play at make a pretence of make a show of phony up do a bit give appearance of put on act make show of put on a false display imagine suppose mimic represent portray purport personate resemble ape lift parrot mirror pirate feature copy prevaricate suggest cheat misrepresent borrow create exaggerate steal phoney favour phony equivocate crib concoct favor fence do a take-off take off knock off conjure up do like gloss over mock up disguise oneself as do an impression of assume character pass yourself off act a part masquerade as make like a disguise as pass oneself off as disguise yourself fake being pass as take the part of pass off purport to be assume the character of pose as represent oneself as profess to be play a role mask as attitudinize assume the role make out like

Verb

To prohibit or interdict the participation or inclusion of
shut out exclude bar ban debar except eliminate ostracise ostracize refuse evict cover conceal hide veil shroud seclude close obstruct beleaguer blockade discontinue screen close out rule out count out freeze out keep out shut off lock out block out fence off keep off close one's doors to keep at arm's length reject expel blackball preclude prohibit proscribe repudiate disallow dismiss veto blacklist boycott snub banish throw out suspend embargo outlaw exile oust shun eject forbid spurn cold-shoulder ignore force out remove prevent black interdict drum out stop bounce avoid leave out send to Coventry drive out leave out in the cold give the cold shoulder deny omit block disregard bate set aside pass over kick out turf out boot out turn out cast out drive away out refuse entrance to extrude censor deprive vote against disfellowship kill cancel get rid of rusticate estop obviate discount cut out miss out put out put an embargo on ward off blank pass by run off brush off chase steer clear of slang deny admittance to say no to taboo place an embargo on coldshoulder slight deny entry excommunicate chase out hand someone the frozen mitt give the cold shoulder to rout drive off disentitle disqualify push out dispel exempt inveigh refuse to employ thumbs down consider undesirable hit list put on hit list enjoin declare ineligible suppress obscure repress erase forget leave in the cold foreclose inhibit refuse admission to stand in the way of restrict nix down negative cashier override circumvent check thwart shut out of limit shoot down stave off avert put paid to abolish revoke discard not consider recant forestall forfend deter forget about put a price on someone's head condemn blot out blank out wipe out neglect give someone the brush-off give someone the go-by give the brush stiff-arm turn back on cut off press out express squeeze out gouge out overrule disclaim throw declare null and void pass on disown put down overturn keep back zing give the thumbs down to countermand rebuff abjure reverse turn down squash quash disacknowledge invalidate disavow give the bum's rush show out give the old heave-ho chuck out expropriate defenestrate force to leave throw someone out on their ear dislodge heave-ho throw out on the streets give the heave-ho show the door toss out on ear heave out send packing turn your back on have nothing to do with stay away from impose sanctions wash your hands of hold aloof from withhold patronage abstain from ice out refrain from strike give a wide berth to pass up refuse to take part in expatriate drop isolate do away with relegate send away discharge repatriate deport shake off extradite extradict expulse see the back of displace sequester chase away transport give something a miss pretermit cut not bother leave off dispense with let something slide miss fail to include bypass fail to mention skip take out elide overpass withhold skip over factor out overleap cast aside disbar deny access to disclude occlude sideline not count refuse to admit prevent from entering refuse admittance shut the door on

Antonym of mask

mask Idiom, Proverb

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