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guise
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1984 (Nineteen Eighty-Four) by Orwell
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  • One literally never saw them except in the guise of prisoners, and even as prisoners one never got more than a momentary glimpse of them.
  • Big Brother is the guise in which the Party chooses to exhibit itself to the world.

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  • Under the guise of friendship he betrayed them.
  • the text of the Constitution has frequently been rewritten by the Supreme Court in the guise of interpretation.
    Law, Pragmatism, and Democracy  --  Richard A. Posner

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