Adjective: clouded klaw-did
Verb: cloud klawd
- Made troubled, apprehensive or distressed in appearance
"his face was clouded with unhappiness"
- Filled or abounding with clouds
- cloud-covered, overcast, sunless
- Mentally disordered
"a mind clouded by sorrow"
- Unclear in form or expression
"sometimes one understood clearly and sometimes the meaning was clouded";
- Make cloudy
"Fall weather often clouds our beaches";
- Make less visible or unclear
"The stars are obscured by the clouds";
- obscure, befog, becloud, obnubilate, haze over, fog, mist
- Billow up in the form of a cloud
"The smoke clouded above the houses"
- Make gloomy or depressed
"Their faces were clouded with sadness"
- Place under suspicion or cast doubt upon
"cloud someone's reputation";
- defile, sully, corrupt, taint
- Make less clear
"the stroke clouded memories of her youth"
- Colour with streaks or blotches of different shades
- mottle, dapple
- Make milky or dull
"The chemical clouded the liquid to which it was added"
See also: cloud over, cloudy, confused, muddy, troubled, unclear
Type of: affect, alter, billow, change, conceal, darken, deflower, dull, hide, impair, impress, mar, modify, move, pollute, spoil, spot, strike, vitiate, wallow
Encyclopedia: Cloud, Castle, Lake