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Definition of "ill-disguised" [ill-disguised]

  • Poorly hidden or concealed: ill-disguised animosity. (adjective)

American Heritage(R) Dictionary of the English Language, Fifth Edition. Copyright (c) 2011 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. Published by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Publishing Company. All rights reserved.

Use "ill-disguised" in a sentence
  • "So, why, after this ill-disguised bigotry was debunked for the hyper-partisan fraud that it is, WHY is it still getting play on television, radio, and print?"
  • "Italy, the euro zone's third-largest economy, now drawn into the crisis, is run by a weak prime minister, Silvio Berlusconi, viewed with ill-disguised scorn in many euro-zone capitals."
  • "Pakistan reacted to the news with ill-disguised glee, arguing that the botched investigations and the subsequent confession confirmed its suspicions that India "lacked the courage" to prosecute radical Hindus."
Words like "ill-disguised"
half-concealed
half-veiled
ill-concealed
ill-grounded
ill-repressed
long-treasured
unslayable
well-concealed