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Synonyms for cloudklaʊd

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cloud(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    swarm

  2. cloud(noun)

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

    Synonyms:
    swarm

  3. cloud(noun)

    out of touch with reality

    "his head was in the clouds"

    Synonyms:
    swarm

  4. cloud(noun)

    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. cloud(noun)

    suspicion affecting your reputation

    "after that mistake he was under a cloud"

    Synonyms:
    swarm

  6. swarm, cloud(verb)

    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, cloud, horde

  7. overcast, cloud(verb)

    make overcast or cloudy

    "Fall weather often overcasts our beaches"

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

  8. obscure, befog, becloud, obnubilate, haze over, fog, cloud, mist(verb)

    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, cloud

  9. cloud(verb)

    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. cloud(verb)

    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, cloud(verb)

    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, cloud, 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. cloud(verb)

    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, cloud(verb)

    colour with streaks or blotches of different shades

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

  14. cloud(verb)

    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

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. cloud

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

    Antonyms:
    apocalypse, disclosure, manifestation, revelation

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. cloud(n.)

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

  2. cloud(n.)

    Synonyms:
    dense mass (as of smoke)

  3. cloud(n.)

    Synonyms:
    darkness, obscurity, gloom

  4. cloud(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    darken, obscure, dim, shade, shadow

  5. cloud(v. a.)

    Synonyms:
    variegate (with dark veins or spots)

PPDB, the paraphrase database

List of paraphrases:

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


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