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veneer
British English: /vɪˈnɪə/
American English: /vəˈnɪr/

Translation of veneer in German:

noun

  • 1 (thin covering of wood)
    Furnier, das
    (layer in plywood)
    Furnierblatt, das
  • 2 [figurative]
    (disguise)
    Tünche, die
    beneath a veneer of respectability/civilization
    hinter einer Fassade der Wohlanständigkeit/der Zivilisiertheit
    have only a veneer of education
    sich Dat. nur den Anschein von Bildung geben
    it's just a veneer
    es ist nur schöner Schein

transitive verb

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