What is Camouflage ?

Camouflage is (noun) 1. a method of using coloured shapes or things such as branches or grass to hide something We used camouflage to hide the guns. 2. the colours or patterns which some animals have on their skin and which makes them look similar to the area around them A leopard’s spots are a form of camouflage which makes the animal less easy to see in long grass.(verb) to hide the shape of something by using colours or patterns The soldiers camouflaged the gun position with branches of trees.


source: Easier English, Student Dictionary Upper Intermediate Level