What are some alternative words for masking?

Synonyms for maskingˈmæs kɪŋ, ˈmɑ skɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cover, covering, screening, masking(noun)

    the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it

    "the cover concealed their guns from enemy aircraft"

    cover charge, blanket, screen, covering, cover version, coating, covering fire, binding, covert, natural covering, cover song, viewing, concealment, masking piece, top, masking, showing, back, application, cover, screening, book binding

  2. masking(noun)

    the blocking of one sensation resulting from the presence of another sensation

    "he studied auditory masking by pure tones"

    covering, cover, masking piece, screening

  3. masking piece, masking(noun)

    scenery used to block the audience's view of parts of the stage that should not be seen

    masking piece, masking, cover, screening, covering

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

mask, occulting, camouflage


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