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shroud

US [ʃraʊd]
UK [ʃraʊd]
  • n.寿衣;裹尸布;覆盖物;遮蔽物
  • v.覆盖;隐藏;遮蔽;隐瞒
  • Web笼罩;护罩
Plural Form:shrouds  Present Participle:shrouding  Past Tense:shrouded  
shroud
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n.
1.
裹尸布;寿衣a piece of cloth that a dead person's body is wrapped in before it is buried
2.
~ of sth
覆盖物;遮蔽物a thing that covers, surrounds or hides sth
The organization is cloaked in a shroud of secrecy.
这个组织笼罩着一种诡秘的气氛。
a shroud of smoke
一片烟雾
v.
1.
~ sth in sth
覆盖;隐藏;遮蔽to cover or hide sth
The city was shrouded in mist.
城市笼罩在雾霭之中。
2.
~ sth in sth
隐瞒;保密to hide information or keep it secret and mysterious
His family background is shrouded in mystery .
他的家庭背景蒙上了神秘的色彩。

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