Synonyms of umbrella in English:

umbrella

noun

  • 1 they huddled under the umbrella
    British informal brolly
    North American informal bumbershoots
    British informal , dated gamp
  • 2 television surveys are conducted under the umbrella of two national bodies
    aegis, auspices, patronage, championship, protection, safe keeping, protectorship, guardianship, support, guidance, charge, responsibility, care, cover, backing, agency
  • Definition of umbrella in:

    Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

    Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

    Word of the day retroflex
    Pronunciation: ˈrɛtrə(ʊ)flɛks
    adjective
    turned backwards