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1. shroud

verb. ['ˈʃraʊd'] cover as if with a shroud.

Synonyms

  • enfold
  • enclose
  • envelop
  • enshroud
  • hide
  • enwrap
  • wrap

Antonyms

  • inactivity
  • natural object
  • curve
  • straight line

Etymology

  • scrūd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

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Words that Rhyme with Shroud

  • overcrowd
  • disavowed
  • disallowed
  • mcloud
  • mcleod
  • mccloud
  • macleod
  • unbowed
  • stroud
  • endowed
  • proud
  • plowed
  • ploughed
  • odowd
  • o'dowd
  • crowd
  • cloud
  • browed
  • avowed
  • aloud
  • allowed
  • abboud
  • wowed
  • vowed
  • sowed
  • loud
  • how'd
  • houde
  • goude
  • dowd

How do you pronounce shroud?

Pronounce shroud as ʃraʊd.

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2. shroud

noun. ['ˈʃraʊd'] burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped.

Synonyms

  • winding-sheet
  • burial garment
  • winding-clothes
  • cerement

Antonyms

  • uncover
  • artifact
  • undress
  • exclude

Etymology

  • scrūd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

3. shroud

noun. ['ˈʃraʊd'] a line that suspends the harness from the canopy of a parachute.

Synonyms

  • line
  • parachute

Antonyms

  • unwind
  • uncoil
  • disassemble

Etymology

  • scrūd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

4. shroud

noun. ['ˈʃraʊd'] (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind.

Synonyms

  • weather sheet
  • tack
  • line
  • sheet
  • futtock shroud
  • ship

Antonyms

  • show
  • fall short of
  • unsheathe
  • unveil

Etymology

  • scrūd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

5. shroud

verb. ['ˈʃraʊd'] form a cover like a shroud.

Synonyms

  • spread over

Antonyms

  • noncompliance
  • empty

Etymology

  • scrūd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))

6. shroud

verb. ['ˈʃraʊd'] wrap in a shroud.

Synonyms

  • wrap up

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • detach

Etymology

  • scrūd (Old English (ca. 450-1100))
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