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masked ball

a ball at which masks are worn.
Origin of masked ball
1770-80 Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
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  • She was the fascinating outsider at the masked ball in a company of congenial, if often over-bred, bores.
  • Society is a masked ball, where every one hides his real character, and reveals it by hiding.
British Dictionary definitions for masked ball

masked ball

a ball at which masks are worn
Collins English Dictionary - Complete & Unabridged 2012 Digital Edition
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