Associations to the word «Cloak»

Pictures for the word «Cloak»

Wiktionary

CLOAK, noun. A long outer garment worn over the shoulders covering the back; a cape, often with a hood.
CLOAK, noun. A blanket-like covering, often metaphorical.
CLOAK, noun. (figurative)   That which conceals; a disguise or pretext.
CLOAK, noun. (Internet)   A text replacement for an IRC user's hostname or IP address, making the user less identifiable.
CLOAK, verb. To cover as with a cloak.
CLOAK, verb. (science fiction) (ambitransitive) To render or become invisible via futuristic technology.
CLOAK BAG, noun. (obsolete) A suitcase or valise.
CLOAK BAGS, noun. Plural of cloak bag

Dictionary definition

CLOAK, noun. Anything that covers or conceals.
CLOAK, noun. A loose outer garment.
CLOAK, verb. Hide under a false appearance; "He masked his disappointment".
CLOAK, verb. Cover as if with clothing; "the mountain was clothed in tropical trees".
CLOAK, verb. Cover with or as if with a cloak; "cloaked monks".

Wise words

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