cloak


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Synonyms for cloak

Synonyms for cloak

a garment wrapped about a person

to cover as if with clothes

to surround and cover completely so as to obscure

to prevent (something) from being known

Synonyms for cloak

anything that covers or conceals

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hide under a false appearance

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cover as if with clothing

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cover with or as if with a cloak

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References in classic literature ?
The old witch grew angry, and said, 'Such a cloak is a wonderful thing, it is seldom to be had in the world, and have it I must and will.
So he wrapped her round in his cloak and wished themselves to the granite mountain, and in an instant there they were, sitting on it
Dolokhov, without answering, took the cloak, threw it over Matrena, and wrapped her up in it.
The coadjutor proceeded onward to the quay by way of the Rue de la Monnaie; there he found groups of bourgeois clad in black cloaks or gray, according as they belonged to the upper or lower bourgeoisie.
They might be said to be a procession of ghosts, for they were all wrapped in white cloaks.
They stripped me of the shirt and cloak that I was wearing, and gave me instead the tattered old clouts in which you now see me; then, towards nightfall, they reached the tilled lands of Ithaca, and there they bound me with a strong rope fast in the ship, while they went on shore to get supper by the sea side.
If your master comes home, give me a cloak and shirt of good wear, and send me to Dulichium where I want to go; but if he does not come as I say he will, set your men on to me, and tell them to throw me from yonder precipice, as a warning to tramps not to go about the country telling lies.
Father Brown flung down his paper, and, knowing the office door to be locked, went at once into the cloak room on the other side.
With a dark flush of wrath upon his brow they saw the General draw his sword and advance to meet the figure in the cloak before the latter had stepped one pace upon the floor.
She lifted the cloak from the chair on which she had placed it, and took from the pocket the leather letter-case which Grace had shown to her.
She rose from her chair with a sudden start, began to draw on her cloak, and then let it fall altogether from her shoulders.
Still in the same moment, I saw the prisoner start up, lean across his captor, and pull the cloak from the neck of the shrinking sitter in the galley.
The cloak was handed him, and he placed his wallet upon it as though it were very heavy indeed.
Athos was standing before the door, enveloped in his cloak, with his hat pulled down over his eyes.
Another told him that he had found a cloak which rendered its wearer invisible; and the third had caught a horse which would carry its rider over any obstacle, and even up the glass mountain.