Associations to the word «Veiled»

Wiktionary

VEILED, adjective. Hidden, such as by a veil.
VEILED, verb. Simple past tense and past participle of veil
VEILED PLATE, noun. (photography) Synonym of fogged plate.
VEILED PLATES, noun. Plural of veiled plate

Dictionary definition

VEILED, adjective. Having or as if having a veil or concealing cover; "a veiled dancer"; "a veiled hat"; "veiled threats"; "veiled insults".
VEILED, adjective. Muted or unclear; "veiled sounds"; "the image is veiled or foggy".

Wise words

A word is not a crystal, transparent and unchanged; it is the skin of a living thought and may vary greatly in color and content according to the circumstances and time in which it is used.
Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.