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shroud

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of shroud

  1. something that covers or conceals like a piece of cloth the truth of the affair will always be hidden under a shroud of secrecy Synonyms of shroud blanket, cope, cover, covering, coverture, cover-up, curtain, hood, mantle, mask, pall, penumbra, robe, cloak, veil, wrapsWords Related to shroud blind, concealer, screen, shield; fig leaf, Potemkin village, Trojan horse; camouflage, disguise, facade (also façade), face, mask, veneer; gloss, varnish


shroud

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of shroud

  1. 1 to keep secret or shut off from view shrouded the fact that the child had been adopted Synonyms of shroud belie, blanket, blot out, cloak, conceal, cover, curtain, disguise, enshroud, mask, obscure, occult, paper over, screen, hide, suppress, veilWords Related to shroud bury, camouflage, cover (up), smother; gild, gloss (over), varnish, whitewash; becloud, bedim, befog, block, cloud, darken, eclipse, obstruct, occlude, overcast, overshadow, shadeNear Antonyms of shroud bring out, present; clarify, illuminate; advertise, air, broadcast, get out, proclaim, publicize, publish, spreadAntonyms of shroud bare, disclose, display, divulge, expose, reveal, show, uncloak, uncover, unmask, unveil

  2. 2 to make dark, dim, or indistinct the smog shrouded our aerial view of the city Synonyms of shroud becloud, bedim, befog, blacken, blear, blur, darken, dim, dislimn, fog, fuzz (up), haze, mist, obscure, overcast, overcloud, overshadow, shadow, cloudWords Related to shroud adumbrate, blot out, conceal, eclipse, hide, obliterate, screen, shade; camouflage, cloak, cover, curtain, disguise, mask, veilNear Antonyms of shroud expose, reveal, uncover, unveilAntonyms of shroud brighten, illuminate, illumine, light (up), lighten

  3. 3 to surround or cover closely during rainy season the summit of the mountain is shrouded in mist Synonyms of shroud bosom, bower, circumfuse, cocoon, embosom, embower, embrace, enclose (also inclose), encompass, enshroud, enswathe, envelop, enwrap, invest, involve, lap, mantle, muffle, enfold, swathe, veil, wrapWords Related to shroud curtain, drape; embed (also imbed), encase; swaddle; blanket, overlay, overspread; camouflage, cloak, disguise, mask; circle, encircle, enlace, enwindNear Antonyms of shroud bare, denude, expose, strip



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