Translation of "smokescreen" - English-Traditional Chinese dictionary

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smokescreennoun [ C ]

uk /ˈsməʊk.skriːn/ us /ˈsmoʊk.skriːn/

something that hides the truth about someone's intentions

Instead of doing something about the problem, the city council is hiding behind a smokescreen of bureaucracy. 市議會躲在官僚作風的煙幕後,卻不採取措施解決問題。

an artificial cloud of smoke that is used to hide the movements or positions of soldiers from the enemy


(Translation of “smokescreen” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)