"smoke screen" translation into Dutch

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"smoke screen" in Dutch

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smoke screen {noun}

volume_up

Context sentences for "smoke screen" in Dutch

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EnglishI agreed to be his smoke screen.
EnglishI must confess that I have some doubts about the smoke screen that he has raised with regard to the length of his term of office.
Ik moet toegeven dat de vaagheid die hij opzettelijk heeft gehandhaafd met betrekking tot de duur van zijn mandaat me doet weifelen.
EnglishThese incidents were the product of suspicion bordering on persecution which has often concealed a desire to throw a smoke screen around management errors in some coastal states.
Maar al te dikwijls gaat het hierbij om het scheppen van een rookgordijn, dat de door sommige kuststaten gemaakte beheersfouten moet verhullen.
EnglishFor instance, we put scary warnings on cigarette packets which nobody takes any notice of any more, whereas the tobacco companies pay for movie star idols to smoke on screen.
Zo zetten wij afschrikwekkende waarschuwingen op pakjes sigaretten waar niemand meer aandacht aan besteedt, terwijl de tabaksfabrikanten populaire filmsterren betalen om in films te roken.

Synonyms (English) for "smoke screen":

smoke screen

Similar translations for "smoke screen" in Dutch

screen noun
smoke noun
to screen verb
graphic screen noun
Dutch
smoke detector  noun
to put on the screen verb
computer screen noun
flat screen noun
smoke alarm noun