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masquerade

1. verb (of thing) pose as sth else2. verb (of person) pose as sb else3. noun pretence4. noun act of wearing disguise5. noun masked ball6. noun THEAT masked performance 1 verb (of thing) pose as sth else INTRANSITIVEbheith ag cur i gcéillbheith ag ligean ortit's obscenity masquerading as art níl ann ach graostacht faoi scáth na healaíne, graostacht á cur i láthair mar ealaín atá ann 2 verb (of person) pose as sb else INTRANSITIVEbheith ag ligean ortpeople who are married and masquerading as single daoine pósta ag ligean orthu go bhfuil siad singilto masquerade as a woman dul in éide ban, dul i mbréagriocht ban
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3 noun pretencecur i gcéill  c m ushe saw through the masquerade from the start d'aithin sí an cur i gcéill ón tús 4 noun act of wearing disguisebréagriocht masc3  c m umasks are about masquerade caithimid masc chun bréagriocht a chur orainn féin 5 noun masked balldamhsa masc 6 noun THEAT masked performancedráma mascmasque foreign