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The overside or up-side of a flat object such as a table, or of a liquid.
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  1. The overside or up-side of a flat object such as a table, or of a liquid.
  2. A portion of space having length and breadth but no thickness.
  3. The area or extent of such a face
An external or outward appearance:
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  1. An external or outward appearance:
  2. The outside part, parts or surface of something.
  3. An outside or outside surface
Anything that covers
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  1. Anything that covers
  2. Something that covers, so as to protect or conceal.
  3. (Uncountable) Action of the verb to cover.
A display; a manifestation:
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  1. A display; a manifestation:
  2. (Informal) An affair or undertaking:
  3. A false appearance; a pretense:
A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
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  1. A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
  2. A false or studied show; an affectation:
  3. A false show of something
To cover something flat, usually paper, in adhesive protective plastic.
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  1. To cover something flat, usually paper, in adhesive protective plastic.
  2. To form, as metal, into a thin plate, as by rolling.
  3. To cover with a thin sheet of material, as for preservation.
To create (a new area code) having the same boundaries as another:
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  1. To create (a new area code) having the same boundaries as another:
  2. To lay, or spread, something over or across; to cover.
  3. To cover the surface of with a decorative layer or design:
To lie over or adhere to so as to protect or conceal:
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  1. To lie over or adhere to so as to protect or conceal:
  2. To put a cover or covering on:
  3. To be spread over the surface of:
To give a glossy finish to (paper) by pressing between metal sheets or rollers.
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  1. To give a glossy finish to (paper) by pressing between metal sheets or rollers.
  2. To cover with armor plate:
  3. To coat or cover with a thin layer of metal.
To cover with a layer of something
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  1. To cover with a layer of something
  2. To provide or cover with a coat
  3. To cover with a layer, as of paint.
To occupy a position with the face toward:
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  1. To occupy a position with the face toward:
  2. To bring or to be brought face to face with:
  3. To line or trim the edge of, especially with contrasting material:
To give a surface to, as in paving
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  1. To give a surface to, as in paving
  2. To bring to the surface; esp., to bring (a submarine) to the surface of the water
  3. To provide with a surface or apply a surface to:
To stop (doing an activity or task) after reaching the point at which there is nothing left to do:
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  1. To stop (doing an activity or task) after reaching the point at which there is nothing left to do:
  2. To consume all of; use up:
  3. To give (cloth, leather, wood, etc.) a desired surface effect
To disguise or conceal one's real nature, motives, or feelings behind a false appearance.
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  1. To disguise or conceal one's real nature, motives, or feelings behind a false appearance.
  2. To conceal the truth, or one's true feelings, motives, etc., by pretense; behave hypocritically
  3. To conceal under a false appearance; disguise
To keep from being observed or discovered; hide.
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  1. To keep from being observed or discovered; hide.
  2. To put out of sight; hide
To conceal or gloss over (wrongdoing, for example).
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  1. To conceal or gloss over (wrongdoing, for example).
  2. To cover with whitewash
  3. To gloss over or conceal the faults or defects of; give a favorable interpretation of or a falsely virtuous appearance to
A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
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  1. A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
  2. Something that covers or conceals:
  3. A loose outer garment, usually sleeveless and extending to or below the knees
Vividness or variety in expression:
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  1. Vividness or variety in expression:
  2. The sensation produced by the effect of light waves striking the retina of the eye. The color of something depends mainly on which wavelengths of light it emits, reflects, or transmits.
  3. Color of the face; esp., a healthy rosiness or a blush
Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
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  1. Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
  2. The effect created by a particular use of color
  3. Appearance with regard to color.
Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
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  1. Strategic protection given by armed units during hostile action:
  2. An activity or organization that is used to conceal an illegal or secret activity:
  3. A version of a song, esp. one that has become popular in a particular recording, as performed or recorded in imitation of the original or with a fresh interpretation
Appearance that misrepresents the true character of something:
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  1. Appearance that misrepresents the true character of something:
  2. A pretense or misrepresentation:
  3. Clothes or accessories worn to conceal one's true identity.
Disguise (deceptive appearance)
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Facial cosmetics:
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  1. Facial cosmetics:
  2. Value or standing in the eyes of others; prestige:
  3. A person's countenance:
Attitude or appearance, as of the face, indicating state of mind; external behavior when facing a problem, etc.
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  1. Attitude or appearance, as of the face, indicating state of mind; external behavior when facing a problem, etc.
  2. The forehead or face, especially of a bird or other animal.
  3. (Archit.) A face of a building; esp., the face with the principal entrance
A superficially or deceptively attractive appearance or good reputation:
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  1. A superficially or deceptively attractive appearance or good reputation:
  2. A brief explanatory note or translation of a difficult or technical expression usually inserted in the margin or between lines of a text or manuscript.
  3. A kind of paint that dries to a shiny finish.
Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
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  1. Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
  2. Customary way of speaking or acting; fashion, manner, practice (often used formerly in such phrases as "at his own guise"; that is, in his own fashion, to suit himself.)
  3. External appearance in manner or dress; appropriate indication or expression; garb; shape.
A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
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  1. A usually rubber frame forming a watertight seal around the eyes and nose and containing a transparent covering for use in seeing underwater.
  2. A covering worn on the face to conceal one's identity, as:
  3. An area of contrasting color on the face and usually across the eyes of an animal.
An involved scheme; a charade.
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  1. An involved scheme; a charade.
  2. A ball or party at which masks and fancy costumes or disguises are worn
  3. A disguise or false outward show; a pretense:
A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
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  1. A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
  2. A false show of something
  3. A false or studied show; an affectation:
A cover-up; front
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  1. A cover-up; front
  2. A reason or excuse given to hide the real reason for something.
  3. A false reason or motive put forth to hide the real one; excuse
The barest trace; a modicum:
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  1. The barest trace; a modicum:
  2. A likeness, image, or representation
  3. Seeming; appearance; show; figure; form.
(Informal) An affair or undertaking:
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  1. (Informal) An affair or undertaking:
  2. A display; a manifestation:
  3. Display or outward appearance:
A length of protective netting worn over the face by beekeepers.
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  1. A length of protective netting worn over the face by beekeepers.
  2. A piece of light fabric hung to separate or conceal what is behind it; a curtain.
  3. A piece of light fabric, as of net or gauze, worn, esp. by women, over the face or head or draped from a hat to conceal, protect, or enhance the face
Statements, actions, or display designed to make something seem better than it really is
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  1. Statements, actions, or display designed to make something seem better than it really is
  2. A means of improving appearances or creating a falsely favorable impression:
  3. (Idiomatic, uncountable) A means of creating a deceptively favourable impression of something or someone; something for appearance only.
The act of teasing or misleading someone, especially for amusement.
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  1. The act of teasing or misleading someone, especially for amusement.
  2. A deception, hoax, or practical joke.
  3. Something, as a novel or play, intended as an elaborate hoax or practical joke on the reader or audience
To take on color.
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  1. To take on color.
  2. The sensation produced by the effect of light waves striking the retina of the eye. The color of something depends mainly on which wavelengths of light it emits, reflects, or transmits.
  3. To impart color to or change the color of.
To cover with or as if with a thin layer of gold.
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  1. To cover with or as if with a thin layer of gold.
  2. To give an often deceptively attractive or improved appearance to.
  3. To coat with a gold color
To smooth over or cover up (an error, inadequacy, fault, etc.); make appear right by specious argument or by minimizing
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  1. To smooth over or cover up (an error, inadequacy, fault, etc.); make appear right by specious argument or by minimizing
  2. To apply a gloss to:
  3. To give a bright sheen or luster to.
(Obs.) To make glosses or comments (on); explain: the original meaning
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  1. (Obs.) To make glosses or comments (on); explain: the original meaning
  2. To smooth over; to palliate.
  3. To use flattery or cajolery.
To cause to seem more appealing or pleasant:
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  1. To cause to seem more appealing or pleasant:
  2. To cover or coat with sugar
  3. To make (something disagreeable) seem more acceptable or less unpleasant, as by using flattery, euphemism, etc.
To impart a smooth surface or appearance to, as with varnish
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  1. To impart a smooth surface or appearance to, as with varnish
  2. To give a smooth and glossy finish to.
  3. To cover with varnish; brush varnish on
To gloss over or conceal the faults or defects of; give a favorable interpretation of or a falsely virtuous appearance to
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  1. To gloss over or conceal the faults or defects of; give a favorable interpretation of or a falsely virtuous appearance to
  2. To conceal or gloss over (wrongdoing, for example).
  3. To paint or coat with whitewash.
Find another word for veneer. In this page you can discover 54 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for veneer, like: surface, exterior, covering, façade, show, pretense, outward display, laminate, overlay, cover and plate.