Synonyms for (noun) shroud

Synonyms: pall, cerement, shroud, winding-clothes, winding-sheet

Definition: burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped

Similar words: burial garment

Definition: cloth used to cover a corpse in preparation for burial


Synonyms: tack, mainsheet, weather sheet, sheet, shroud

Definition: (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind

Similar words: line

Definition: something (as a cord or rope) that is long and thin and flexible

Usage: a washing line


Synonyms: shroud

Definition: a line that suspends the harness from the canopy of a parachute

Similar words: line

Definition: something (as a cord or rope) that is long and thin and flexible

Usage: a washing line

Synonyms for (verb) shroud

Synonyms: shroud

Definition: wrap in a shroud

Usage: shroud the corpses

Similar words: wrap, wrap up

Definition: arrange or fold as a cover or protection

Usage: wrap the baby before taking her out; Wrap the present


Synonyms: enshroud, shroud, hide, cover

Definition: cover as if with a shroud

Usage: The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery

Similar words: enclose, enfold, envelop, enwrap, wrap

Definition: enclose or enfold completely with or as if with a covering

Usage: Fog enveloped the house


Synonyms: shroud

Definition: form a cover like a shroud

Usage: Mist shrouded the castle

Similar words: cover, spread over

Definition: form a cover over

Usage: The grass covered the grave