Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of BECLOUD

Pronunciation:  bi'klawd

WordNet Dictionary
[v]  make less visible or unclear; "The stars are obscured by the clouds"

BECLOUD is a 7 letter word that starts with B.


 Synonyms: befog, cloud, fog, haze over, mist, obscure
 See Also: conceal, hide, overshadow



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Be*cloud"\, v. t. [imp. & p. p. {Beclouded}; p. pr. &
vb. n. {Beclouding}.]
To cause obscurity or dimness to; to dim; to cloud.

      If thou becloud the sunshine of thine eye. --Quarles.

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: addle, addle the wits, ball up, bedarken, bedazzle, bedim, befog, befuddle, begloom, bemist, bewilder, black, black out, blacken, blanket, blind, block the light, blot out, blur, bother, brown, bug, camouflage, cast a shadow, clabber up, cloak, cloud, cloud over, cloud up, conceal, confuse, cover, cover up, curtain, darken, darken over, daze, dazzle, dim, dim out, discombobulate, discomfit, discompose, disconcert, disguise, disorganize, disorient, dissemble, distract attention from, disturb, eclipse, embarrass, encloud, encompass with shadow, enmist, ensconce, enshroud, entangle, envelop, flummox, flurry, fluster, flutter, fog, fuddle, fuss, gloom, gloss over, haze, hide, keep under cover, mask, maze, mist, mix up, moider, muddle, muddy, murk, nubilate, obfuscate, obnubilate, obscure, obumbrate, occult, occultate, opaque, overcast, overcloud, overshadow, oversmoke, perplex, perturb, pother, put out, puzzle, raise hell, rattle, ruffle, screen, shade, shadow, shroud, slur over, smog, smoke, somber, throw into confusion, unsettle, upset, varnish, veil, whitewash