under the disguise

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  • He grew up to be a wise and strong individual under the disguise as a girl.
  • Under the disguise of better conditions, more competition or even a spot on the first team, more than a few considered leaving the team.
  • Women themselves, concealing their sex under the disguise of armor, attended the camp. Cited from Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886, by Ministry of Education
  • Under the disguise of duty one has to do an awful lot of loving at the Front. Cited from The Glory of the Trenches, by Coningsby Dawson
  • For this purpose he entered their camp under the disguise of a harper, and passed unsuspected through every quarter. Cited from The History of England in Three Volumes, Vol. I, Part A, by David Hume
  • She traveled under the disguise of being on her way to her Uncle Jacob's house many miles away.
  • Under the disguise of levity he was false beyond all example of political falsehood. Cited from Critical and Historical Essays, by Macaulay V1
  • Both arrive at the colony under the disguise of professional writers planning to write a story on the life of the colony residents.
  • Both arrive in the colony under the disguise of professional writers who are planning to write a story on the life of colony residents.
  • Some years since, the idea of self destruction -- concealed under the disguise of a common mistake -- presented itself to my mind. Cited from The Fallen Leaves, by Wilkie Collins
  • He was a distant relative of her mother's, and so under the disguise of kinship could be very familiar. Cited from From Jest to Earnest, by E. P. Roe
  • The Government saw that under the disguise of a series of amendments a measure directly antagonistic to their own had been carried. Cited from History of Modern Europe 1792-1878, by C. A. Fyffe
  • Under the disguise of pure mirth the young man buys one of these sheets. Cited from Brave Men and Women, by O.E. Fuller
  • It is only, after all, a different kind of affectation, and perhaps even more dangerous, because it passes under the disguise of a virtue. Cited from The Upton Letters, by Arthur Benson
  • Kristine took on the name so that she and Cutter could con rich men out of money under the disguise of brother and sister.
  • During this time, some Peace Warder's under the disguise of common folk attack Uldyssian.
  • Gartside's colour theory was published privately under the disguise of a traditional water colouring manual.
  • His use of codes made much of his work pass unseen by straight contemporaries under the disguise of biblical imagery for example.
  • Russia condemned the attack and refused "the use of force against independent sovereign states under the disguise of combating terrorism."
  • Meta was in a state of restlessness, which in her was very pretty, under the disguise of a great desire to be useful. Cited from The Daisy Chain, or Aspirations by Charlotte Yonge
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