becloud

[ bih-kloud ]
/ bɪˈklaʊd /

verb (used with object)

to darken or obscure with clouds.
to make confused: Angry words beclouded the issue.

Origin of becloud

First recorded in 1590–1600; be- + cloud

Related forms

un·be·cloud·ed, adjective
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becloud

/ (bɪˈklaʊd) /

verb (tr)

to cover or obscure with a cloud
to confuse or muddleto becloud the issues
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