verb (used with object), guised, guis·ing.
verb (used without object), guised, guis·ing.
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WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH guiseguise , guys.
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Definition for guise (2 of 2)
Example sentences 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