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cloak
British English: /kləʊk/
American English: /kloʊk/

Translation of cloak in German:

noun

  • 1
    Umhang, der
    Mantel, der [History]
    [figurative] cloak of snow
    Schneedecke, die
    under the cloak of darkness
    im Schutz der Dunkelheit
    use something as a cloak for something
    etwas als Deckmantel für etwas benutzen
    a cloak of secrecy
    ein Mantel des Schweigens
  • 2in pl. (British English) [euphemistic]
    (lavatory)
    Toilette, die

transitive verb

  • 2 [figurative]cloaked in mist/darkness
    in Nebel/Dunkel gehüllt
    something is cloaked in secrecy
    über etwas Akk. wird der Mantel des Schweigens gebreitet

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