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guise

 
 
pronunciation:
gaIz
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Word Combinations (noun)
part of speech: noun
definition 1: external appearance or semblance, esp. if deceptive.
That man is a monster in the guise of a human being!This is no more than a swindle in the guise of a loan offer.
synonyms:
disguise, exterior, garb, masquerade, semblance
similar words:
appearance, cover, face, front, look, pretense, shape
definition 2: style of dress; garb.
Here she is in her hippie guise.
synonyms:
clothes, clothing, costume, dress, fashion, garb, getup, outfit
similar words:
manner, style, trappings
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