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shrouds

noun
plural of shroud

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(Entry 1 of 2)

something that covers or conceals like a piece of cloth
  • the truth of the affair will always be hidden under a shroud of secrecy

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shrouds

verb
present tense third-person singular of shroud

Synonyms & Antonyms of shrouds (Entry 2 of 2)

2 to make dark, dim, or indistinct
  • the smog shrouded our aerial view of the city

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3 to surround or cover closely
  • during rainy season the summit of the mountain is shrouded in mist

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“Shrouds.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/shrouds. Accessed 14 Jun. 2021.

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