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  • v. Archaic form of unmask.

Etymologies

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un- +‎ masque

Examples

  • "There stands he that governs Klosterheim by night!" thought every cavalier, as he endeavored to pierce the gloomy being's concealment with penetrating eyes, or, by scrutiny ten times repeated, to unmasque the dismal secrets which lurked beneath his disguise.

    Memorials and Other Papers — Complete

  • _ Tell me what did you in yonder House, and I'll unmasque.

    The Works of Aphra Behn, Volume I

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