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Princeton's WordNet

  1. veiledadjective

    having or as if having a veil or concealing cover

    "a veiled dancer"; "a veiled hat"; "veiled threats"; "veiled insults"

  2. veiledadjective

    muted or unclear

    "veiled sounds"; "the image is veiled or foggy"

Wiktionary

  1. veiledadjective

    Hidden, such as by a veil.

    His veiled threat was terrifying.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Veiled

    of Veil

  2. Veiledadjective

    covered by, or as by, a veil; hidden

Freebase

  1. Veiled

    Veiled is the debut album by American singer/songwriter Leah Andreone, released in 1996.

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  1. deevil, levied

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of veiled in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of veiled in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of veiled in a Sentence

  1. Percy Bysshe Shelley:

    Life may change, but it may fly not; Hope may vanish, but can die not; Truth be veiled, but still it burneth; Love repulsed, -- but it returneth.

  2. Franz Kafka:

    Life's splendor forever lies in wait about each one of us in all its fullness, but veiled from view, deep down, invisible, far off. It is there, though, not hostile, not reluctant, not deaf. If you summon it by the right word, by its right name, it will come.

  3. Virginia Woolf:

    Publicity in women is detestable. Anonymity runs in their blood. The desire to be veiled still possesses them. They are not even now as concerned about the health of their fame as men are, and, speaking generally, will pass a tombstone or a signpost without feeling an irresistible desire to cut their names on it.

  4. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    There is a thinly veiled analogy between the rats abandoning a ship that is doomed to sink and the employees deserting a distressed organization. Just like the rats living in the recesses have a firsthand knowledge about the water entering inside the ship, defecting employees also have the information on company's financial status and potential for insolvency. In my view, it's smart to be cognizant of such rats and rat-like disloyal employees, and monitor their behaviors during the challenging times.

  5. Letitia Elizabeth Landon:

    While bills are being brought into the House of Commons to regulate every thing, from the sweeps crying "sweep," to "emancipation, vote by ballot, and free trade," is there no county member whose "time and talents'' are devoted to "domestic policy," who will bring in a bill "for the better regulation of the marriage ceremony," and put the canonical hours later in the day ? at all events, could there not be a special clause in favour of London ? A spring morning there is the very reverse of Thomson's description ; for "delicious mildness" read "a cutting east wind;" and for "veiled in roses" substitute "smoke and fog." The streets are given up to the necessities of life — to the milkman with his cans, the butcher with his tray, the baker with his basket ; all belong to the material portion of existence. Now, marriage is (or ought to be) an affair of affections, sentiments, &c. The legislature ought to give it the full benefit of moonlight and wax-candles.

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