Synonyms of veil in English:

veil


See definition of veil

noun

1‘her face was hidden behind a black veil’

SYNONYMS
face covering, veiling
mantilla
yashmak, purdah

2‘a thin veil of high cloud made the sun hazy’

SYNONYMS
covering, cover, screen, shield, curtain, layer, film, mantle, cloak, mask, blanket, shroud, canopy, cloud, blur, haze, mist, pall

verb

1‘the peak was often veiled in mist’

SYNONYMS
envelop, surround, swathe, enfold, cover, cover up, conceal, hide, secrete, camouflage, disguise, mask, screen, shield, cloak, blanket, shroud, enwrap, canopy, overlay
obscure, shade, shadow, eclipse, cloud, blot out, block out, blank out, obliterate, overshadow
literary enshroud, mantle, bedim, benight, becloud, befog
rare obnubilate
ANTONYMS

unveil, expose, uncover