Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Veil"

The meaning of "Veil" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does This veil of tears mean?
A: There is an error in the transcription. The correct phrase is "vale of tears". Vale means valley and this refers to the Christian view that this world is like a valley full of troubles and sorrows, but we will walk out of this valley and into Heaven one day, leaving this valley of sorrows behind. The quote refers to the fact that this woman is dead and is in a better place.
Q: What does veiled mean?
A: a piece of opaque or transparent material worn over the face for concealment, for protection from the elements, or to enhance the appearance.
Q: What does veil mean?
A: in indonesia veil mean kerudung or hijab
Q: What does veiled prod mean?
A: A "veil" is a thin piece of fabric used to cover your face. It hides your face. We also use the term to describe when we hide what we are truly like, or what our true intentions are.

When you "prod" something, you poke at it... usually with your finger or a stick. Just about every child has used a stick to prod at an ant hill. We also use the term when we are describing a gentle push, either literally or figuratively.

So, your sentence basically means...

An small action which appears to be one thing, but the true (hidden) intent is to get China to do something about China.

Example sentences using "Veil"

Q: Please show me example sentences with Thinly and veiled.
A: Thinly veiled = not directly/clearly expressed

She made a veiled reference to his past mistakes.

Synonyms of "Veil" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between veil and mask ?
A: I think a VEIL is a loose fabric, and generally just worn by women.
example: The bride wore a white VEIL.

Mask could be for halloween, mardi-gras, or currently for covid-19 protections
examples: The boy dressed up as Batman for Halloween, he had a great mask
Masks are very popular for Mardi Gras, in purple, green and gold
Face masks are required to enter the restaurant.

Q: What is the difference between veiled and concealed ?
A: In my mind, a slight difference: Veiled is more thinly hidden, almost seen. Concealed is completely out of sight.

Translations of "Veil"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? veil,vague,twitch
A: I seem to be answering all your questions 😂
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? veil
veil
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? How to say "black veil brides" (band)
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Other questions about "Veil"

Q: The veil of mystery had been completely removed at least from all the areas of human habitation by around the end of the 19th century. does this sound natural?
A: It gets the message across👍
Q: You have to fight against this veil of stupidity that has been time and again drawn over your mind does this sound natural?
A: Fine wording. Very complex sentence.
Q: black veil brides does this sound natural?
A: That depends on how you are going to use the words. Can you give us a longer sentence using the phrase. Just the words by themselves sounds like the name of a Goth band (band of musicians.)
Q: A veil was hiding her face. She looked straight ahead of her, and was in such a hurry to leave that she never saw Raoul standing in the shadows.
/Please, correct me, if it has some mistakes/ does this sound natural?
A: Check how you pronounce "hiding". In Cyrillic alphabet it would be something like "хаидинг". Otherwise it sounded quite natural.

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