English translation of 'se voiler'
Verb Table passive reflexive verb
1. [lune, regard] to mist over
2. [ciel] to grow hazy
3. [voix] to become husky
[roue, disque] to buckle
[planche] to warp
Verb Table transitive reflexive verbsee also voiler
(= refuser de voir la vérité en face)
se voiler la face (figurative) to look the other way
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Example Sentences Including 'se voiler'
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C'est le plus gros reproche fait aux socialistes : se voiler la face.Libération (2002)
Certains mettent le diagnostic au placard, façon de se voiler la face.Actuel
Je ne prétends pas qu'il faille cacher les malades, les enfermer et se voiler la face, oublier.Le Monde (2001)
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Used Occasionally. se voiler is one of the 30000 most commonly used words in the Collins dictionary
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British English: warp VERB
If something warps or is warped, it becomes damaged by bending or curving, often because of the effect of heat or water.
Hardwood is less likely to warp or crack as it ages.
Translation of se voiler from the Collins French to English
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