verb (used with object), guised, guis·ing.
verb (used without object), guised, guis·ing.
Origin of guise
Can be confusedguise guys
Definition for guise (2 of 2)
Examples from the Web for guise
Campaigns often exchange outrageous attacks but to do so in the guise of a government mailer is quite unusual.Grimes Campaign “Exploring Legal Options” Against McConnell|Ben Jacobs|October 31, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And under the guise of exercise there exists a community that welcomes them with open arms.#ButtSchool - How Porn Stars Work Out: Pop Physique Promises the Perfect Derriere|Aurora Snow|August 23, 2014|DAILY BEAST
During the chaos, many old grudges were settled, sometimes under the guise of overdue justice.The ‘GOT’ Red Viper and Mountain Duel, and a History of Medieval Trial by Combat|Steven Isaac|June 3, 2014|DAILY BEAST
These changes are being made under the guise of fixing a country on the verge of collapse.Australia Wants to Open the Great Barrier Reef to Dumping|Kirsten Alexander|June 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Some say the nudity in Game of Thrones is exploitation under the guise of ‘sexposition.’
And one night Ambroisine saw you in that guise; but she was very far from suspecting that it was not Giovanni.The Bath Keepers, v.2 (Novels of Paul de Kock Volume VIII)|Charles Paul de Kock
The dodge, as the Tumbler said, was to make them swallow the affair under the guise of patriotism.His Excellency the Minister|Jules Claretie
The town in which the son of Jesse had first appeared, entreating help in the guise of an imbecile, thus fell before him.History of the Jews, Vol. I (of 6)|Heinrich Graetz
Promoting self under the guise of promoting Christ is currently so common as to excite little notice.The Pursuit of God|A. W. Tozer
The Ktaadn paper can be put in the guise of letters, if it runs best so; dating each part on the day it describes.The Writings of Henry David Thoreau, Volume VI, Familiar Letters|Henry David Thoreau