VCR Lesson 6
Fill in the Blank
The word is...
noun. An artifice, device, or evasion to hide or avoid something, or to escape an outcome.
fugere <L. "to flee"
a. At the Masquerade Ball, the girls use masks as subterfuges to hide their identities until the end of the night.
b. The famed used the subterfuge to separate milk and cream in order to package it separately.
c. The getaway driver saved the robbers by providing a fast car as a subterfuge for their escape.
d. The children adopted a subterfuge to hide the frog they brought into the house by planning to keep it in the bathtub and feed it bugs that they collected from outside.