Translation of "cloud" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /klaʊd/ us /klɑʊd/

A2 one of the white or grey things in the sky that are made of small water drops

rain clouds

a mass of something such as dust or smoke that looks like a cloud

A huge cloud of smoke spread across the sky.

(Translation of “cloud” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)



a mass of tiny drops of water floating in the sky

white clouds in a blue sky
The hills were hidden in cloud.

a great number or quantity of anything small moving together

a cloud of flies.

something causing fear, depression etc

a cloud of sadness.
cloudless adjective

free from clouds

sin una nube
a cloudless sky.
cloudy adjective (comparative cloudier, superlative cloudiest)

full of, having, or covered with clouds

It is a bit cloudy today.

not clear

a cloudy photograph/memory.
cloudburst noun

a sudden heavy shower of rain

aguacero, chaparrón
There was a sudden cloudburst ten miles west of Pueblo, Colorado.
under a cloud

in trouble or disgrace

estar bajo sospecha
He left the club under a cloud following a dispute with the manager.

(Translation of “cloud” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)