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cloak

cloak

 
pronunciation:
klok
parts of speech:
noun, verb
part of speech: noun
definition 1: a long, loose, outer garment without sleeves.
synonyms:
cape, mantle
similar words:
poncho, robe
definition 2: something that hides or covers.
A cloak of fog settled on the lake.
synonyms:
veil
similar words:
cloud, cover, disguise, mask
 
part of speech: verb
inflections: cloaked, cloaking, cloaks
definition: to hide or cover with or as if with a cloak.
They cloaked themselves against the cold wind.He cloaked his thoughts in silence.
synonyms:
disguise, veil
similar words:
cloud, conceal, cover, envelop, mask, obscure, wrap
derivation: cloakless (adj.)