What are some opposite words for shroud?

Antonyms for shroud
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This page is about all possible antonyms and opposite words for the term shroud.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. shroud(noun)

    a line that suspends the harness from the canopy of a parachute

    Synonyms:
    cerement, winding-clothes, pall, weather sheet, tack, winding-sheet, mainsheet, sheet

  2. sheet, tack, mainsheet, weather sheet, shroud(noun)

    (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind

    Synonyms:
    plane, bed sheet, weather sheet, canvas, pall, sheet, flat solid, tack, winding-sheet, sheet of paper, sail, canvass, tabloid, winding-clothes, saddlery, mainsheet, stable gear, cerement, piece of paper, rag, tacking

  3. pall, shroud, cerement, winding-sheet, winding-clothes(verb)

    burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped

    Synonyms:
    cerement, winding-clothes, weather sheet, mantle, winding-sheet, chill, tack, curtain, pall, drape, mainsheet, sheet, drapery

  4. shroud, enshroud, hide, cover(verb)

    cover as if with a shroud

    "The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery"

    Synonyms:
    cut through, veil, get over, hide out, embrace, brood, plow, wrap up, enshroud, compensate, breed, encompass, continue, treat, hatch, incubate, report, track, extend, cut across, blot out, deal, obscure, obliterate, underwrite, overcompensate, address, spread over, hide, conceal, traverse, pass over, comprehend, handle, overlay, cover, cross, get across, cover up, insure

  5. shroud(verb)

    form a cover like a shroud

    "Mist shrouded the castle"

    Synonyms:
    enshroud, cover, hide

  6. shroud(verb)

    wrap in a shroud

    "shroud the corpses"

    Synonyms:
    enshroud, cover, hide

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. shroud

    Antonyms:
    expose, reveal, unveil, elucidate, discover, uncover

    Synonyms:
    cover, hide, veil, obscure, darken, palliate, envelop, shelter

How to use shroud in a sentence?

  1. Charles de LEUSSE:

    We knit alone our life, before seeing by it our shroud. (Nous tricotons notre vie seule, Avant d'y voir notre linceul)

  2. Brian Castner:

    The civilian death toll weve uncovered in just a handful of strikes suggests the shroud of secrecy surrounding the U.S. role in Somalias war is actually a smoke screen for impunity.

How to pronounce shroud?

Alex
Alex
US English
Daniel
Daniel
British
Karen
Karen
Australian
Veena
Veena
Indian

How to say shroud in sign language?

  1. shroud

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