Sentence Examples


  • I questioned the newspaper woman in Boston, by telephone, in hopes of enticing her to meet with me under the guise of my writing a magazine article.
  • The guise had been almost perfect, except for Ully's hands, which had been bony with sharpened nails rather than Ully's human hands.
  • Dean was wise enough not to ask what guise Fred used to cover his snooping—surely a technique borrowed from a mystery book hero and borderline ille­gal.
  • She went to the railing again to watch Toni throw herself all over Xander under the guise of conducting an interview.
  • A world where political action was represented in such guise was ripe for overthrow, or could only be saved by a great mental reformation."

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