cast a (dark) cloud

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Definition of cast a (dark) cloud

: to cause people to stop trusting something The scandal cast a cloud over his presidency. Several problems have cast a cloud on the program's future.

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“Cast a (dark) cloud.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/cast%20a%20%28dark%29%20cloud. Accessed 27 Jul. 2021.

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