Meaning of “shroud” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb uk us /ʃraʊd/
be shrouded in darkness/fog/mist

to be hidden or covered by the dark/fog, etc:

The island was shrouded in sea mist.
be shrouded in mystery/secrecy

to be difficult to find out about or to know the truth about:

Details of the president's trip remain shrouded in secrecy.

(Definition of “shroud verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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