Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for disguising in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)
disguising (plural disguisings)
- A masque or masquerade.
- 1984, John Norman, Players of Gor:
- Such things, maskings, and disguisings, and dressing up, sometimes in incredible and wild fashions, are all part of the fun of carnival.