veil

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veil
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Sense: Noun: covering
Synonyms:
covering , cover , curtain , shroud , screen , cloak , hood , mask , drape , gauze
Sense: Noun: mist
Synonyms:
mist , fog , cloud , haze , murk, haziness, mistiness
Sense: Noun: darkness
Synonyms:
darkness , dimness, gloom , dark , black , blackness, murk, shade , shadows
Sense: Noun: something that conceals
Synonyms:
disguise , secrecy, veil of secrecy, mask of secrecy, mask , cover , cover-up (informal), smokescreen, screen , curtain , mystery , dissimulation
Sense: Verb: envelop
Synonyms:
envelop , surround , cover , enfold, wrap , enwrap (literary), enshroud, shroud , cocoon, swathe, enswathe (literary)
Sense: Verb: conceal
Synonyms:
conceal , cover , hide , enshroud, shroud , curtain , mask , screen , obscure

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