Example sentences for: disguised

How can you use “disguised” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Before the early 1700s, when horses appeared on the scene, guile was more important than speed, and hunters stalked the buffalo herd disguised with the skins of wolf and buffalo calves.

  • Is this a man disguised as a lion, or a lion turning into a man?

  • Or the vanity disguised as humility: Does this vestment make me look fat?

  • Eight letter bombs disguised as Christmas cards and postmarked from Alexandria, Egypt, were mailed to the Washington, D.C., bureau of an Arab newspaper ( Al Hayat ) and to Leavenworth prison.

  • Stress (evident in terms like prowler, skulker, lurker , as well as Trojan horse, worm, vulture, leech ) is soothed with (or disguised by) a variety of linguistic palliatives: generous helpings from pop culture ( cookie monster, Kermit ) and science fiction ( cyberpunk, core wars, cosmic rays, emoticon ); chummy diminutives ( archie, newbie, smiley ); and jingly rhymes ( snail mail ).


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