Focus on the pronunciation of veneer
English definition of “veneer”
/vəˈnɪər/ n [C/U]
› a thin layer of decorative wood or other material used to cover a cheaper or less attractive material: [C] It’s a pine table with a mahogany veneer. › A veneer is also something that hides something unpleasant or unwanted: [U] His ethics are pure veneer.