Meaning of CLOUD in English


noun a great crowd or multitude; a vast collection.

2. cloud ·noun a mass or volume of smoke, or flying dust, resembling vapor.

3. cloud ·noun a large, loosely-knitted scarf, worn by women about the head.

4. cloud ·vi to grow cloudy; to become obscure with clouds;

— often used with up.

5. cloud ·vt to overspread or hide with a cloud or clouds; as, the sky is clouded.

6. cloud ·noun a collection of visible vapor, or watery particles, suspended in the upper atmosphere.

7. cloud ·vt to mark with, or darken in, veins or sports; to variegate with colors; as, to cloud yarn.

8. cloud ·vt to darken or obscure, as if by hiding or enveloping with a cloud; hence, to render gloomy or sullen.

9. cloud ·noun a dark vein or spot on a lighter material, as in marble; hence, a blemish or defect; as, a cloud upon one's reputation; a cloud on a title.

10. cloud ·noun that which has a dark, lowering, or threatening aspect; that which temporarily overshadows, obscures, or depresses; as, a cloud of sorrow; a cloud of war; a cloud upon the intellect.

11. cloud ·vt to blacken; to sully; to stain; to tarnish; to damage;

— ·esp. used of reputation or character.

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