What does dissemble mean?

dissemble in AZ Dictionary

(v) To disguise or conceal behind a false look. See Synonyms at disguise.
(v) In order to make a false tv show of; feign.
(v) To hide under a false semblance or seeming; to feign (something) not to be exactly what it is; to place an untrue look upon; to disguise; to mask.
(v) To disguise or conceal one's genuine nature, motives, or thoughts behind a false appearance.
(v) To conceal the real reality, motives, objective, or sentiments, under some pretense; to believe a false appearance; to do something the hypocrite.
(v) To disguise or hide your genuine nature, motives, or emotions behind a false look.
(v) To disguise or conceal something; to feign.
(v) To intentionally dismiss something; to pretend to not observe.
(v) To falsely hide an individual's views or feelings.
to produce unlike; cause to check different; disguise.
To give a false impression about; cause to appear different or non-existent; mask under a false pretense or misleading fashion.
to put up the semblance of; simulate; pretend.

dissemble in Community Dictionary

Neologistic contraction of “disassemble.”Malopropism for word: disassemble. by Byron GlascoReport definition

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  • Sentence for "dissemble"
  • Quotes for "dissemble"
  • Synonym for "dissemble"
    • cover, cloak, equivocate, disguise, conceal
  • Verb Forms for "dissemble"
    • dissembled, dissembles, dissembling
  • Phrases for "dissemble"
    • dissemble they'll, did dissemble, to dissemble, dissemble in
  • Rhyme for "dissemble"
    • assemble, disassemble, reassemble, resemble, tremble
  • Hyponym for "dissemble"
    • simulate, feign, sham, assume
  • Hypernym for "dissemble"
    • mask, disguise
  • Same Context for "dissemble"
    • indetectable, tricksome, stagey, write-back, bottled-up
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