HyperDic: cloak

English > 5 senses of the word cloak:
NOUNartifactcloakanything that covers / covers / covers or conceals
artifactcloaka loose outer garment
VERBperceptioncloak, dissemble, maskhide under a false / false appearance
contactcloak, clothe, drape, robecover as if with clothing
contactcloakcover with or as if with a cloak
cloak > pronunciation
Soundsklow'k
Rhymesartichoke ... yolk: 36 rhymes with owk...
English > cloak: 5 senses > noun 1, artifact
MeaningAnything that covers / covers / covers or conceals.
BroadercoveringAn artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)
Verbscloakhide under a false / false appearance
English > cloak: 5 senses > noun 2, artifact
MeaningA loose outer garment.
Narrowerburnous, burnoose, burnouseA long hooded cloak woven of wool in one piece
caftan, kaftanA (cotton or silk) cloak with full sleeves and sash reaching down to the ankles
cape, mantleA sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter
capote, hooded cloakA long cloak with a hood that can be pulled over the head
capuchinA hooded cloak for women
copeA long cloak
dolmanA woman's cloak with dolman sleeves
dominoA loose hooded cloak worn with a half mask as part of a masquerade costume
jellabaA loose cloak with a hood
opera cloak, opera hoodA large cloak worn over evening clothes
palliumcloak or mantle worn by men in ancient Rome
ponchoA blanket-like cloak with a hole in the center for the head
shawlcloak consisting of an oblong piece of cloth used to cover the head and shoulders
togaA one-piece cloak worn by men in ancient Rome
tunicAny of a variety of loose fitting cloaks extending to the hips or knees
wrap, wrappercloak that is folded or wrapped around a person
Broaderovergarment, outer garmentA garment worn over other garments
Spanishcapa, manto, mantón
Catalancapa, mantell, mantó
English > cloak: 5 senses > verb 1, perception
Meaninghide under a false / false appearance.
PatternSomebody ----s something; Somebody ----s somebody; Something ----s somebody; Something ----s something
Synonymsdissemble, mask
Broaderdisguise, maskmake unrecognizable
Spanishenmascarar
Catalanemmascarar
Nounscloakanything that covers / covers / covers or conceals
English > cloak: 5 senses > verb 2, contact
MeaningCover as if with clothing.
PatternSomething ----s something
Synonymsclothe, drape, robe
Broadercover, spread overform a cover over
English > cloak: 5 senses > verb 3, contact
MeaningCover with or as if with a cloak.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Example"cloaked monks"
BroadercoverProvide with a covering or cause to be covered

©2001-20 · HyperDic hyper-dictionary · Contact

English | Spanish | Catalan
Privacy | Robots

Valid XHTML 1.0 Strict