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Synonyms for shroud
ʃraʊdshroud

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms1.0 / 2 votes

  1. shroud

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

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

Princeton's WordNet2.3 / 4 votes

  1. shroudnoun

    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, shroudnoun

    (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-clothesverb

    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, coververb

    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. shroudverb

    form a cover like a shroud

    "Mist shrouded the castle"

    Synonyms:
    enshroud, cover, hide

  6. shroudverb

    wrap in a shroud

    "shroud the corpses"

    Synonyms:
    enshroud, cover, hide

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Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. shroudnoun

    Synonyms:
    winding sheet, grave-clothes

  2. shroudverb

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

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. shroudnoun

    Synonyms:
    winding-sheet, grave-clothes, cerements

  2. shroudverb

    Synonyms:
    mask, screen, cloak, conceal

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "shroud":

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

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  1. List of known nicknames for "SHROUD":

    Uriel Aguillon

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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. 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.

  3. Mariana Fulger:

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

  4. Peter Tuthill:

    The bones of these rare massive stars had to be out there, but they seemed to shroud themselves in mystery, the oldest neutron stars and black holes were created when the galaxy was younger and shaped differently, and then subjected to complex changes spanning billions of years. It has been a major task to model all of this to find them.

  5. 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.


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