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veneer

Synonyms of veneer in English:

noun

  • 1 the boxes are made from American cherry wood with maple veneer
    surface, lamination, overlay, facing, covering, coat, finish, finishing coat, layer, decorative/protective layer, cladding, exterior;
    patina, varnish, polish, glaze, film, membrane, skin, sheet
  • 2 a rigid veneer of courtesy hid her mounting fury
    facade, front, false front, show, outward display, appearance, false appearance, outward appearance, impression, image, semblance, posture, pose, guise, disguise, mask, masquerade, pretence, charade, illusion, gloss, camouflage, false colours, smokescreen, cover, cloak
    archaic snivel
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