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GUISE

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 Dictionary entry overview: What does guise mean? 

GUISE (noun)
  The noun GUISE has 1 sense:

1. an artful or simulated semblance

  Familiarity information: GUISE used as a noun is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


GUISE (noun)


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Meaning:

An artful or simulated semblance

Classified under:

Nouns denoting attributes of people and objects

Synonyms:

guise; pretence; pretext; pretense

Context example:

under the guise of friendship he betrayed them

Hypernyms ("guise" is a kind of...):

color; colour; gloss; semblance (an outward or token appearance or form that is deliberately misleading)


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