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Synonyms for masking
ˈmæs 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"

    Synonyms:
    cover charge, blanket, screen, covering, cover version, coating, covering fire, binding, covert, natural covering, cover song, viewing, concealment, masking piece, top, 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"

    Synonyms:
    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

    Synonyms:
    masking piece, cover, screening, covering

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    mask, occulting, camouflage

How to pronounce masking?

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Alex
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Daniel
Daniel
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Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say masking in sign language?

  1. masking

Words popularity by usage frequency

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#846cover
#1049screen
#1724showing
#2435binding
#2787viewing
#4454covering
#4740screening
#5519mask
#8809coating
#9523blanket
#17563covert
#21059camouflage
#22697masking
#39704concealment
#327397occulting

How to use masking in a sentence?

  1. Clay Goddard:

    This is exciting news about the value of masking to prevent COVID-19.

  2. Catherine Troisi:

    We know what makes transmission of the virus occur more frequently, and that includes close contact, particularly without masking, crowds, [ being ] indoors versus outdoors, the duration of the contact, and then shouting also increases the possibility of transmission, there are going to be tens of thousands of people in attendance. So, it is a great place to spread virus. And from what I understand, these are not just people who live in Tulsa County. There are people coming in from far away to go to the rally, so they'll be returning to their home cities, and so that we may see spread outside of the Tulsa County area.

  3. Carrie Goldberg:

    The operators of Celeb Jihad have attempted to skirt legal liability by masking their identity, one way to find out who runs a website is to look up the ICANN registration, which is public. CelebJihad.com hired a proxy service to register their domain. We often have cases like this and it’s one of my true pleasures in life to unmask the identities of web sites and then sue the crap out of them.

  4. Viviana Martinez-Bianchi:

    While the rest of the country did quarantine or was able to stay home to flatten that curve... the Latinx community continued to go to work, so what we're seeing is now all these people who have been essential workers, who worked without even the masking and the protection that was legally required during the time of their jobs, are now becoming infected by the virus.

  5. Leo Buscaglia:

    No amount of time can erase the memory of a good cat and no amount of masking tape can ever totally remove his fur from your couch.

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