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Synonyms for cloud
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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. cloud

    Synonyms:
    cloudiness, concealment, hiding, mystery, obscuration, shrouding, veiling

    Antonyms:
    apocalypse, disclosure, manifestation, revelation

Princeton's WordNet

  1. cloudnoun

    any collection of particles (e.g., smoke or dust) or gases that is visible

    Synonyms:
    swarm

  2. cloudnoun

    a visible mass of water or ice particles suspended at a considerable altitude

    Synonyms:
    swarm

  3. cloudnoun

    out of touch with reality

    "his head was in the clouds"

    Synonyms:
    swarm

  4. cloudnoun

    a cause of worry or gloom or trouble

    "the only cloud on the horizon was the possibility of dissent by the French"

    Synonyms:
    swarm

  5. cloudnoun

    suspicion affecting your reputation

    "after that mistake he was under a cloud"

    Synonyms:
    swarm

  6. swarm, cloudverb

    a group of many things in the air or on the ground

    "a swarm of insects obscured the light"; "clouds of blossoms"; "it discharged a cloud of spores"

    Synonyms:
    swarm, drove, horde

  7. overcast, cloudverb

    make overcast or cloudy

    "Fall weather often overcasts our beaches"

    Synonyms:
    haze over, mist, befog, corrupt, fog, overcast, dapple, obnubilate, becloud, taint, defile, sully, obscure, mottle

  8. obscure, befog, becloud, obnubilate, haze over, fog, cloud, mistverb

    make less visible or unclear

    "The stars are obscured by the clouds"; "the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley"

    Synonyms:
    veil, mist, dapple, confuse, blot out, corrupt, overcloud, defile, becloud, fog, blur, haze over, befog, mottle, obnubilate, mist over, obliterate, obscure, overcast, taint, bedim, hide, sully

  9. cloudverb

    billow up in the form of a cloud

    "The smoke clouded above the houses"

    Synonyms:
    haze over, mist, befog, corrupt, fog, overcast, dapple, obnubilate, becloud, taint, defile, sully, obscure, mottle

  10. cloudverb

    make gloomy or depressed

    "Their faces were clouded with sadness"

    Synonyms:
    haze over, mist, befog, corrupt, fog, overcast, dapple, obnubilate, becloud, taint, defile, sully, obscure, mottle

  11. defile, sully, corrupt, taint, cloudverb

    place under suspicion or cast doubt upon

    "sully someone's reputation"

    Synonyms:
    subvert, besmirch, fog, calumniate, foul, infect, overcast, becloud, befoul, maculate, slander, demoralise, dapple, misdirect, debase, pervert, demoralize, sully, defame, asperse, vitiate, profane, defile, obscure, mist, stain, haze over, taint, smear, denigrate, deprave, mottle, tarnish, buy, befog, grease one's palms, smirch, bribe, debauch, spoil, corrupt, obnubilate

  12. cloudverb

    make less clear

    "the stroke clouded memories of her youth"

    Synonyms:
    haze over, mist, befog, corrupt, fog, overcast, dapple, obnubilate, becloud, taint, defile, sully, obscure, mottle

  13. mottle, dapple, cloudverb

    colour with streaks or blotches of different shades

    Synonyms:
    streak, dapple, corrupt, blotch, becloud, fog, defile, befog, mottle, obnubilate, obscure, mist, overcast, taint, sully, haze over

  14. cloudverb

    make milky or dull

    "The chemical clouded the liquid to which it was added"

    Synonyms:
    haze over, mist, befog, corrupt, fog, overcast, dapple, obnubilate, becloud, taint, defile, sully, obscure, mottle

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cloudnoun

    Synonyms:
    nebulosity, haze, mist, fog, vapor, collection of vapor

  2. cloudnoun

    Synonyms:
    dense mass (as of smoke)

  3. cloudnoun

    Synonyms:
    darkness, obscurity, gloom

  4. cloudverb

    Synonyms:
    darken, obscure, dim, shade, shadow

  5. cloudverb

    Synonyms:
    variegate (with dark veins or spots)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "cloud":

    clouds, yun, cloudy, cloudiness, puff, haze, swarm

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "Cloud":

    Daniel Campos, Cloud, Daniel "Cloud" Campos, Claudia Carotti

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#232391misdirect

How to use cloud in a sentence?

  1. Brian Fallon:

    I take congressman Nunes' point that this has created a cloud over the Trump White House right now, that will probably impair their ability to advance their legislative agenda.

  2. Nucleus Research:

    Many corporations are facing a problem of,' how do I shift to the cloud ?' like manufacturing, where everything is essentially fine and running, they may not see a reason to do it. That's where hybrid cloud comes in and says,' we have an easy path for you to make the transition to the cloud without having to upend your investment in existing infrastructure.'.

  3. Dwight D Eisenhower:

    Every gun that is made, every warship launched, every rocket fired signifies, in the final sense, a theft from those who hunger and are not fed, those who are cold and are not clothed. This world in arms is not spending money alone. It is spending the sweat of its laborers, the genius of its scientists, the hopes of its children. . .  This is not a way of life at all, in any true sense. Under the cloud of threatening war, it is humanity hanging from a cross of iron.

  4. Amnesty International:

    The use of cloud services protects NSO Group from some Internet scanning techniques.

  5. Bertrand Russell:

    Every man, wherever he goes, is encompassed by a cloud of comforting convictions, which move with him like flies on a summer day.


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