Meaning of Masquerade



English: Masquerade
Bangla: ছদ্মবেশ, মুখোসধারী জনসমূহ, মুখোশধারী ব্যক্তিবর্গের উত্সব, মুখোশ পরিয়া বলনাচ
Hindi: बहाना, स्वांग का जलसा
Type: Noun / বিশেষ্য / संज्ञा
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Bangla Academy Dictionary:


Definition: 1

a party, dance, or other festive gathering of persons wearing masks and other disguises, and often elegant, historical, or fantastic costumes.

Definition: 2

a costume or disguise worn at such a gathering.

Definition: 3

false outward show; façade; pretense: a hypocrite's masquerade of virtue.

Definition: 4

activity, existence, etc., under false pretenses: a rich man's masquerade as a beggar.

Definition: 5

to go about under false pretenses or a false character; assume the character of; give oneself out to be: to masquerade as a former Russian count.