Definition of masquing in English:

masquing

(also masqueing)

noun

  • The action of performing or taking part in a masquerade or a masque; an instance of this; a masque. Now historical.

adjective

  • Used in or intended for a masquerade; that is a masquerade. Now historical.

Origin

Mid 16th century. From masque + -ing. Compare A., and earlier maskeling.

Pronunciation

masquing

/ˈmɑːskɪŋ//ˈmaskɪŋ/