Associations to the word «Masked»


MASKED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of mask
MASKED, adjective. Wearing a mask or masks; characterized by masks; concealed; hidden.
MASKED, adjective. (botany) personate
MASKED, adjective. (zoology) Having the anterior part of the head differing decidedly in color from the rest of the plumage; -- said of birds.
MASKED BALL, noun. A ball (formal dance) in which the dancers wear masks or fancy dress
MASKED CRAB, noun. Corystes cassivelaunus, a burrowing crab with patterns on the carapace which may resemble a human face.
MASKED FACIES, noun. (medicine) Masklike facial expression, often noted in Parkinson's disease.
MASKED HUNTER, noun. Reduvius personatus, an insect of the assassin bug family whose nymph camouflages itself with dust.
MASKED HUNTERS, noun. Plural of masked hunter
MASKED MAN FALLACY, noun. A fallacy of inferring that since one knows (or does not know) something by one description, one must know (or not know) it by another, as in "I know who my father is. I do not know who the masked man is. Therefore, my father is not the masked man."

Dictionary definition

MASKED, adjective. Having its true character concealed with the intent of misleading; "hidden agenda"; "masked threat".
MASKED, adjective. Having markings suggestive of a mask; "the masked face of a raccoon".

Wise words

He who speaks without modesty will find it difficult to make his words good.