Translation of "veil" - English-Spanish dictionary

veil

noun uk /veɪl/ us /veɪl/

a thin piece of material that covers a woman’s face

velo

(Translation of “veil” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

veil

noun /veil/

a piece of thin cloth worn over the face or head to hide, cover, or protect it

velo
Some women wear veils for religious reasons, to prevent strangers from seeing their faces
a veil of mist over the mountains
a veil of secrecy.
veiled adjective

wearing, or covered by, a veil

velado, cubierto por un velo
a veiled lady
The bride was veiled.

(only slightly) disguised

velado, encubierto
a veiled threat.

(Translation of “veil” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)