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cloaks

noun
plural of cloak

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 something that covers or conceals like a piece of cloth
  • the cloak of mystery that surrounds the royal family

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2 a sleeveless garment worn so as to hang over the shoulders, arms, and back
  • threw a cloak around his shoulders

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cloaks

verb
present tense third-person singular of cloak

Synonyms & Antonyms of cloaks (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to change the dress or looks of so as to conceal true identity
  • the outlaw nation had cloaked its chemical weapons plant as a fertilizer factory

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“Cloaks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cloaks. Accessed 30 Oct. 2020.

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