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1. veil

verb. ['ˈveɪl'] to obscure, or conceal with or as if with a veil.

Synonyms

  • cover
  • conceal

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • show
  • destabilise

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Rhymes with Veil

  • quesnell
  • deverell
  • cartmell
  • withnail
  • travail
  • tramell
  • sumrell
  • prevail
  • portell
  • parcell
  • mortell
  • mcphail
  • mcgrail
  • marcell
  • macphail
  • exhale
  • carvell
  • cardell
  • bartell
  • averell
  • avenell
  • abimael
  • verrell
  • today'll
  • tirrell
  • savell
  • revell
  • rafale
  • radell
  • podell

How do you pronounce veil?

Pronounce veil as veɪl.

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Sentences with veil


1. Noun, singular or mass
Hot glue it to the bottom of the veil under the rose with the hook side down.

Quotes about veil


1. Were I called on to define, very briefly, the term Art, I should call it 'the reproduction of what the Senses perceive in Nature through the veil of the soul.' The mere imitation, however accurate, of what is in Nature, entitles no man to the sacred name of 'Artist.'
- Edgar Allan Poe

2. A compliment is something like a kiss through a veil.
- Victor Hugo

3. All is mystery; but he is a slave who will not struggle to penetrate the dark veil.
- Benjamin Disraeli

2. veil

noun. ['ˈveɪl'] a garment that covers the head and face.

Synonyms

  • chador
  • chadar
  • face veil
  • yashmak
  • yashmac
  • chaddar
  • garment
  • head covering

Antonyms

  • overgarment
  • underdress
  • undress
  • overdress

3. veil

noun. ['ˈveɪl'] the inner membrane of embryos in higher vertebrates (especially when covering the head at birth).

Synonyms

  • fetal membrane
  • placenta
  • caul

Antonyms

  • clear
  • unconcealed
  • focus
  • deconcentrate

4. veil

verb. ['ˈveɪl'] make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing.

Synonyms

  • efface
  • alter
  • blot out
  • modify
  • mystify
  • change
  • obliterate
  • hide

Antonyms

  • increase
  • demilitarize
  • dehydrogenate
  • sensitise

5. veil

noun. ['ˈveɪl'] a membranous covering attached to the immature fruiting body of certain mushrooms.

Synonyms

  • plant part
  • partial veil
  • velum
  • plant structure

Antonyms

  • enable
  • loosen
  • depersonalize
  • dissimilate

6. veil

noun. ['ˈveɪl'] a vestment worn by a priest at High Mass in the Roman Catholic Church; a silk shawl.

Synonyms

  • vestment

Antonyms

  • connected
  • conspicuous
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