German translation of 'veneer'
⇒ he had a veneer of respectability
nach außen hin machte er einen sehr ehrbaren Eindruck
Example Sentences Including 'veneer'
Nick Penry was standing watching her, his respectful attitude only a veneer over the challenging mockery.The White Dove
With the veneer cracked he should have started looking smaller.BLOOD IS DIRT (2002)
The places Kostya and I occupy are like the clothes we wear; a veneer designed to hide the truth about us.CHAMELEON (2002)
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Translation of veneer from the Collins English to German Dictionary