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Definitions of cloud:

part of speech: noun

A mass of watery vapor floating in the air: ( fig.) a great volume of dust or smoke.

part of speech: verb

To obscure or darken; to overspread with clouds; to make of a gloomy or sullen aspect; to sully; to tarnish; to become obscure; to grow cloudy.

part of speech: verb transitive

To overspread with clouds: to darken: to stain with dark spots or streaks.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To become clouded or darkened.

part of speech: noun

A mass of visible vaper floating in the air; a volume of smoke or dust; a dimmed appearance or spot, as in marble; anything threatening in aspect, or casting suspicion on one.

part of speech: noun

A mass of visible vapour floating in the atmosphere; a great multitude, in the sense of a diffused and indistinct mass.

part of speech: verb transitive

To overspread with, or as with, a mist or cloud; render gloomy; blacken or sully.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To grow cloudy.

Usage examples for cloud:

  • Not a cloud since their wedding- day. "The Joyous Adventures of Aristide Pujol", William J. Locke
  • There was a cloud in the air. "Melbourne House", Elizabeth Wetherell
  • Here, Philip, read; I cannot; I see that cloud "The Complete Poetical Works of Henry Wadsworth Longfellow", Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
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