verb (used with object)
verb (used without object)
Origin of mask
Related formsmask·like, adjective
Definition for mask (2 of 2)
Origin of masque
Examples from the Web for mask
Mailer would argue, for example, that timidity does more harm to the novelist than donning a mask of extreme self-confidence.Mailer’s Letters Pack a Punch and a Surprising Degree of Sweetness|Ronald K. Fried|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
In fact, what this map really showed was the fallacy of aggregates – and how statistics can mask real cultural shifts.
Onion routers refers to the TOR network, a system that allows users to mask their location and communicate anonymously online.
One gets the sense that they are wearing a mask to confuse their readers, and even to evade them.Sor Juana: Mexico’s Most Erotic Poet and Its Most Dangerous Nun|Katie Baker|November 8, 2014|DAILY BEAST
His unprocessed singing is so good, it makes one wonder why he bothers using a tool designed to mask poor vocal work.Harry Potter Raps, The Catcalls Heard ‘Round the World and More Viral Videos|Alex Chancey|November 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
"There's a fox's mask," said the Colonel at the bottom of the table, pointing a triangular bit out.The Magnetic North|Elizabeth Robins (C. E. Raimond)
He had gained a little time by seeming to fall in with Clancy's desires, but now the mask was dropped.Owen Clancy's Happy Trail|Burt L. Standish
The host, with a sudden gesture, tore off his mask and the Burglar accelerated his pace.
The Mikado tilted his cigar up to a level with the slant eyes of his mask, and laughed.
He shrugged and turned away, and Poppy, looking round for the others, caught Clem Portal's face with the mask off for one moment.Poppy|Cynthia Stockley