(noun, verb)


1. an outward semblance that misrepresents the true nature of something

Similar word(s): disguise

Definition categories: attribute, color, colour, gloss, semblance

2. fabric dyed with splotches of green and brown and black and tan; intended to make the wearer of a garment made of this fabric hard to distinguish from the background

Similar word(s): camo

Definition categories: man–made, cloth, fabric, material, textile

3. device or stratagem for concealment or deceit

Definition categories: man–made, concealment, cover, covert, screen

4. the act of concealing the identity of something by modifying its appearance

Similar word(s): disguise

Definition categories: act, concealing, concealment, hiding


1. disguise by camouflaging; exploit the natural surroundings to disguise something

- The troops camouflaged themselves before they went into enemy territory

Definition categories: perception, disguise, mask