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    veil

    veil - Dictionary definition and meaning for word veil

    Definition
    (noun) a garment that covers the head and face
    Synonyms : head covering
    Definition
    (noun) a membranous covering attached to the immature fruiting body of certain mushrooms
    Synonyms : velum
    Definition
    (noun) the inner membrane of embryos in higher vertebrates (especially when covering the head at birth)
    Synonyms : caul , embryonic membrane
    Definition
    (noun) a vestment worn by a priest at High Mass in the Roman Catholic Church; a silk shawl
    Synonyms : humeral veil
    Definition
    (verb) to obscure, or conceal with or as if with a veil
    Example Sentence
    • women in Afghanistan veil their faces
    Definition
    (verb) make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing
    Synonyms : blot out , hide , obliterate , obscure
    Example Sentence
    • a hidden message
    • a veiled threat
   Mnemonics (Memory Aids) for veil

veil(sunlight).inorder to protect us from from sunlight we hide ourself under umbrella:)

"Veil" resort is buried in the mountains

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