Word Focus

focusing on words and literature





Definitions and Synonyms of cloak | Another word for cloak | What is cloak?

Definition 1: a loose outer garment - [noun denoting artifact]

(cloak is a kind of ...) a garment worn over other garments

(... is a kind of cloak ) a long hooded cloak woven of wool in one piece; worn by Arabs and Moors

(... is a kind of cloak ) any of a variety of loose fitting cloaks extending to the hips or knees

(... is a kind of cloak ) a one-piece cloak worn by men in ancient Rome

(... is a kind of cloak ) cloak consisting of an oblong piece of cloth used to cover the head and shoulders

(... is a kind of cloak ) a blanket-like cloak with a hole in the center for the head

(... is a kind of cloak ) cloak or mantle worn by men in ancient Rome

(... is a kind of cloak ) a large cloak worn over evening clothes

(... is a kind of cloak ) a loose cloak with a hood; worn in the Middle East and northern Africa

(... is a kind of cloak ) a loose hooded cloak worn with a half mask as part of a masquerade costume

(... is a kind of cloak ) a woman's cloak with dolman sleeves

(... is a kind of cloak ) a long cloak; worn by a priest or bishop on ceremonial occasions

(... is a kind of cloak ) a hooded cloak for women

(... is a kind of cloak ) a long cloak with a hood that can be pulled over the head

(... is a kind of cloak ) a sleeveless garment like a cloak but shorter

(... is a kind of cloak ) a (cotton or silk) cloak with full sleeves and sash reaching down to the ankles; worn by men in the Levant

(... is a kind of cloak ) cloak that is folded or wrapped around a person

Definition 2: anything that covers or conceals - [noun denoting artifact]

(cloak is a kind of ...) an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

Definition 3: cover with or as if with a cloak - [verb of contact]

Samples where cloak or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • cloaked monks

(cloak is a kind of ...) provide with a covering or cause to be covered

"cover her face with a handkerchief" "cover the child with a blanket" "cover the grave with flowers"

Definition 4: cover as if with clothing - [verb of contact]

Samples where cloak or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • the mountain was clothed in tropical trees

Synonyms for cloak in the sense of this definition

(cloak is a kind of ...) form a cover over

"The grass covered the grave"

Definition 5: hide under a false appearance - [verb of perception]

Samples where cloak or its synonyms are used according to this definition

  • He masked his disappointment

Synonyms for cloak in the sense of this definition

(cloak is a kind of ...) make unrecognizable

"The herb masks the garlic taste" "We disguised our faces before robbing the bank"

More words

Another word for cloaca

Another word for clivers

Another word for clive staples lewis

Another word for clive sinclair

Another word for clive

Another word for cloak-and-dagger

Another word for cloaked

Another word for cloakmaker

Another word for cloakroom

Another word for clobber


Other word for clobber

clobber meaning and synonyms

How to pronounce clobber