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overcloud

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verb over·cloud \ˌō-vər-ˈklau̇d\

Definition of overcloud

  1. transitive verb
  2. :  to overspread with or as if with clouds



Examples of overcloud

  1. <the eerie dusk of an approaching storm overclouded the plains>



1592

First Known Use of overcloud

1592


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