What is another word for shroud?

Synonyms for shroud
ʃraʊd

This thesaurus page is about all possible synonyms, equivalent, same meaning and similar words for the term shroud.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. pall, shroud, cerement, winding-sheet, winding-clothes(noun)

    burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped

    Synonyms:
    commission plan

  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:
    change, interchange, vary, replace, permute, alter, modify, transpose, commute, shift, switch over, exchange, win over, convince, convert, switch, transfer, change over, deepen, substitute

  3. shroud(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    chill, cool off, cool, cool down

  4. shroud(verb)

    wrap in a shroud

    "shroud the corpses"

    Synonyms:
    research laboratory, science laboratory, testing ground, lab, research lab, science lab, laboratory

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

    cover as if with a shroud

    "The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery"

    Synonyms:
    virtuoso, star, sentience, aesthesis, champion, superstar, whiz, mavin, esthesis, sentiency, sense impression, maven, ace, sensation, genius, sense datum, hotshot, wiz, adept, wizard, sense experience, sensory faculty, sense, whizz

  6. shroud(verb)

    form a cover like a shroud

    "Mist shrouded the castle"

    Synonyms:
    spur wheel, spur gear

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. shroud

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

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

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. shroud(n.)

    Synonyms:
    winding sheet, grave-clothes

  2. shroud(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    cover, hide, veil, mask, cloak, screen, bury, muffle

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. shroud(n)

    Synonyms:
    winding-sheet, grave-clothes, cerements

  2. shroud(v)

    Synonyms:
    mask, screen, cloak, conceal

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "shroud":

    surround, housing, immersive, bra, cover, veil, liner

Nicknames

  1. List of known nicknames for "SHROUD":

    Uriel Aguillon

How to pronounce shroud?

Alex
US English
Daniel
British
Karen
Australian
Veena
Indian

How to say shroud in sign language?

Words popularity by usage frequency

rankingword
#347change
#639star
#846cover
#1050exchange
#1337transfer
#1421housing
#1457cool
#1568sense
#1810switch
#2267lab
#2493laboratory
#2880hide
#3368replace
#3475modify
#3558vary
#3711shift
#4174convert
#4708champion
#5359wizard
#5688ace
#6032substitute
#6682shelter
#7106bra
#7413alter
#8200genius
#8297surround
#10793chill
#10800liner
#11659convince
#12778interchange
#12945sensation
#13380obscure
#14890superstar
#17738veil
#18957maven
#18959commute
#20064adept
#22751wiz
#29346deepen
#31722shroud
#32361virtuoso
#36509whiz
#39654transpose
#40881immersive
#55901darken
#67703hotshot
#75984envelop
#92369whizz
#98840sentience
#135960permute
#241864palliate
#265650mavin

How to use shroud in a sentence?

  1. 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.

  2. 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)

  3. Mariana Fulger:

    A shroud lies ahead and behind many truths. Reality is (sometimes) a glass wall no ray of light reaches.

  4. Mariana Fulger:

    Reality is a puzzle revealing itself one portion at a time, always where the deepest shroud falls. Wanting to piece the clues together, you are only losing yourself in the maze.

Images & Illustrations of shroud

  1. shroud
    shroud
    shroud
    shroud
    shroud

Translations for shroud

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for shroud »

Translation

Find a translation for the shroud synonym in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Discuss these shroud synonyms with the community:

0 Comments


    Citation

    Use the citation below to add these synonyms to your bibliography:

    Style:MLAChicagoAPA

    "shroud." Synonyms.com. STANDS4 LLC, 2021. Web. 13 Jun 2021. <https://www.synonyms.com/synonym/shroud>.

    Are we missing a good synonym for shroud?

    Browse Synonyms.com

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant synonyms for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Quiz

    Are you a human thesaurus?

    »
    Which of the following words is not a synonym of the others?
    • A. heavy
    • B. chirpy
    • C. perky
    • D. floaty

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for shroud: