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Princeton's WordNet

  1. veneer, veneeringnoun

    coating consisting of a thin layer of superior wood glued to a base of inferior wood

    veneering, facing

  2. facing, veneerverb

    an ornamental coating to a building

    veneering, cladding, facing, lining

  3. veneerverb

    cover with veneer

    "veneer the furniture to protect it"

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  1. List of paraphrases for "veneer":

    plating, varnish, façade, semblance, appearance

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  1. Sunny Hostin:

    When you have a Mike Pence who now puts this religious veneer on things and who calls people values voters, I think we're in a dangerous situation. Look I'm Catholic. I'm a faithful person, but I don’t know that I want my vice president, um -- speaking in tongues and having Jesus speak to him.

  2. Adam Schiff:

    We now can see the veneer has been torn away, just why Secretary Pompeo and Donald Trump do not want any of these documents provided to Congress.

  3. Jim Webb:

    [There's a] breakdown in how we tend to think in this country that we have solved the racial and ethnic differences, and we really haven't. We've created a veneer over the top on all racial and gender issues in the country.

  4. Sunny Hostin:

    He’s not very popular at all, i think when you have a Mike Pence who now sort of puts this religious veneer on things and calls people ‘values voters,’ I think we’re in a dangerous situation.

  5. John Lahr:

    Accustomed to the veneer of noise, to the shibboleths of promotion, public relations, and market research, society is suspicious of those who value silence.

Translations for veneer

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  • dýhaCzech
  • finer, finereDanish
  • Fassade, furnieren, FurnierGerman
  • επιχρίω, επίφαση, επικόλλημα, επικολλώ, επίχρισμαGreek
  • laktavoloEsperanto
  • enchapar, chapa de madera, barniz, chapa, contrachapado, chapear, chapeado, chaparSpanish
  • روکش, روکش چوبیPersian
  • viilu, julkisivuFinnish
  • vernis, placage, vernirFrench
  • veinírIrish
  • cur aachrackan er, aachrackan, aachoodaghManx
  • פורנירHebrew
  • impiallacciaturaItalian
  • papa tīhoreMāori
  • fineerDutch
  • finér, fernissNorwegian
  • fornirPolish
  • folhear, folheadoPortuguese
  • маскировать, налёт, однослойная фанера, внешний лоск, видимость, шпон, облицовывать, показуха, придавать внешний лоскRussian
  • oplatica, оплатица, furnir, фурнирSerbo-Croatian
  • dyhaSlovak
  • fasad, faner, faneraSwedish
  • పొరగాTelugu
  • ağaç kaplama, kaplama tahtası, ahşap kaplamaTurkish

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