a thin, sheer fabric, as of cotton, used for garments, curtains, etc.
Origin of voileFr, a veil from Classical Latin vela: see veil
A light, plain-weave, sheer fabric of cotton, rayon, silk, or wool used especially for making dresses and curtains.
Origin of voileFrench from Old French veile veil from Latin vēla neuter pl. of vēlum covering