Grammar Patterns

N for n

The 'cloak' group

These nouns refer to actions or things that are intended to hide what is really going on.
But, as recent events have revealed, this secrecy was used by some as a cloak for dishonesty or incompetence.
A source told The Sunday Mail that the importer had a legitimate motor industry business which was a front for his illegal activities.
  • cloak
  • cover
  • front
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