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valance Tweet Definition of valance Like Definition of valance on Facebook
noun
  1. short curtain that hangs along the top edge of a window
  2. a decorative framework used to conceal the curtain mechanism etc at the top of a window
vanity Tweet Definition of vanity Like Definition of vanity on Facebook
noun (vanit, ies)
  1. Excessive pride in or admiration of one's own appearance or achievements.
    • 1611 "Then I said in my heart, as it happeneth to the fool, so it happeneth even to me and why then was I more wise? Then I said in my heart that this is also , for there is no more rememberence of the wise than the fool forever:" Ecclesiastes 2:15-16.
      1. A dressing table used to apply makeup, preen, and coif hair. It normally is a low table similar to a desk with drawers and one or more mirrors atop. Either a chair or bench is used to sit upon.
      2. Emptiness.
veneer Tweet Definition of veneer Like Definition of veneer on Facebook
noun
  1. A thin decorative covering of fine wood applied to coarser wood or other material.
  2. An attractive appearance that covers or disguises true nature or feelings.
Venetian Tweet Definition of Venetian Like Definition of Venetian on Facebook
noun
  1. An inhabitant or a resident of Venice and the region of Venezia.
adjective
  1. Of, from, or relating to Venice.
Venetian blind Tweet Definition of Venetian blind Like Definition of Venetian blind on Facebook
noun (often used in plural formVenetian blinds; alternative forms, especially USvenetian blind, venetian blinds)
  1. A blind consisting of overlapping horizontal, flat slats, usually made of metal, vinyl or wood, that can be tilted so as to let in more or less light.

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