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cloak

noun  /kloʊk/ us  

cloak noun (PIECE OF CLOTHING)

[C] a loose outer piece of clothing without sleeves that fastens at the neck and hangs from the shoulders

cloak noun (SOMETHING THAT HIDES)

[C usually sing] something that covers or hides something: The agents operate under a cloak of secrecy.

cloak

verb [T]  /kloʊk/ us  

cloak verb [T] (HIDE)

to cover or hide something: The deal was cloaked in secrecy.
Translations of “cloak”
in Korean 망토…
in Arabic عَباءة…
in French grand cape…
in Turkish pelerin, şal…
in Italian mantello…
in Chinese (Traditional) 衣服, 斗篷,披風…
in Russian накидка, мантия…
in Polish peleryna…
in Spanish capa…
in Portuguese capa…
in German der Mantel…
in Catalan capa…
in Japanese マント…
in Chinese (Simplified) 衣服, 斗篷,披风…
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