Synonyms for smokescreen
- deceptive marking
- false appearance
- plain brown wrapper
- protective coloring
- red herring
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SMOKESCREEN
But since we have to get off-planet anyway, there is no harm in using our escape as a smokescreen.
Davidge paused to study Mamise from behind a smokescreen that concealed his stare.
The defenders moved under the cover of the smokescreen to fire on the advancing nomads.
These and other problems which he poses have the effect of creating a smokescreen of doubt without contributing anything new.