"clouded" in the verb sense
1. overcast, cloud
make overcast or cloudy
"Fall weather often overcasts our beaches"
2. obscure, befog, becloud, obnubilate, haze over, fog, cloud, mist
make less visible or unclear
"The stars are obscured by the clouds"
"the big elm tree obscures our view of the valley"
billow up in the form of a cloud
"The smoke clouded above the houses"
make gloomy or depressed
"Their faces were clouded with sadness"
5. defile, sully, corrupt, taint, cloud
place under suspicion or cast doubt upon
"sully someone's reputation"
make less clear
"the stroke clouded memories of her youth"
7. mottle, dapple, cloud
colour with streaks or blotches of different shades
make milky or dull
"The chemical clouded the liquid to which it was added"
"clouded" in the adjective sense
made troubled or apprehensive or distressed in appearance
"his face was clouded with unhappiness"
2. cloud-covered, clouded, overcast, sunless
filled or abounding with clouds
"a mind clouded by sorrow"
4. blurred, clouded
unclear in form or expression
"the blurred aims of the group"
"sometimes one understood clearly and sometimes the meaning was clouded"- H.G.Wells
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