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shroud

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Noun shroud has 3 senses
  1. shroud - a line that suspends the harness from the canopy of a parachute
    --1 is a kind of
    line
    --1 is a part of parachute, chute
  2. sheet, tack, mainsheet, weather sheet, shroud - (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind
    --2 is a kind of line
    --2 is a part of ship
    --2 has particulars: futtock shroud
  3. pall, shroud, cerement, winding-sheet, winding-clothes - burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped
    --3 is a kind of burial garment
    Derived forms: verb shroud2, verb shroud1, verb shroud3
Verb shroud has 3 senses
  1. shroud, enshroud, hide, cover - cover as if with a shroud; "The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery"
    --1 is one way to envelop, enfold, enwrap, wrap, enclose
    Derived form: noun shroud3
    Sample sentence:
    The wind storms shroud the area with dust and dirt
  2. shroud - form a cover like a shroud; "Mist shrouded the castle"
    --2 is one way to
    cover, spread over
    Derived form: noun shroud3
    Sample sentence:
    Dust and dirt shroud the area
  3. shroud - wrap in a shroud; "shroud the corpses"
    --3 is one way to
    wrap, wrap up
    Derived form: noun shroud3
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s something
    Somebody ----s somebody
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