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  1. guisenoun

    External appearance in manner or dress; appropriate indication or expression; garb; shape.

    look, appearance

  2. guisenoun

    manner, practice, behavior, mien

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  1. guise

    aspect, garb, semblance, plea, demeanor, dress, appearance, fashion, mien, manner

    character, person, individual, sentiment, disposition, opinion, life, mind, soul, self

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  1. guise, pretense, pretence, pretextnoun

    an artful or simulated semblance

    "under the guise of friendship he betrayed them"

    pretending, pretence, pretext, simulation, pretense, pretension, feigning, make-believe, stalking-horse, dissembling

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  1. guisenoun

    appearance, aspect, garb, dress, form, shape, figure, fashion, manner, mode

  2. guisenoun

    [Poetical.] air, mien, demeanor, behavior

  3. guisenoun

    practice, habit, custom, manner, mode

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. guisenoun

    way, custom, manner, mien, garb, shape, appearance, dress, cloak

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  1. Scott Walter:

    John Arnold's millions have propped up many left-wing causes but none so dangerous as the woke justice movement that has decimated New York, the groups Arnold funds peddle utopian pipe dreams under the guise of progressive reform.

  2. Marion Brown:

    It was sexual harassment … violating my body, propositioning me. Inviting me to hotels with the guise of discussing business and then propositioning me … for sex.

  3. Russ Vought:

    Many NGOs openly encourage the flaunting of our border and immigration laws, providing 'how-to' guidance on how to come to the United States illegally, and then reward such activity by facilitating and funding housing, food, utilities, and legal support. The net effect of these activities either directly promotes or provides cover for human trafficking operations, and the exploitation of men, women, and children at the border under the guise of ‘helping’ migrants, i support Rep. Gooden's efforts to make sure groups that facilitate these activities are no longer funded with the hard-earned tax dollars supplied by the forgotten men and women of America.

  4. Elizabeth Stuart:

    There is no data on the value of data, it blows my mind that we do all this policymaking and planning based on guesstimates and extrapolations and interpolations behind the guise of empiricism.

  5. United States:

    While China is facing huge economic headwinds, the country has defied bearish predictions in the past, in other words, Western banks are playing the long game under the guise of portfolio diversification.

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