There are 2 translations of cloak in Spanish:

cloak1

Pronunciation: /kləʊk/

n

  • capa (feminine) under a cloak of secrecy bajo un manto or un velo de secreto under the cloak of respectability bajo una capa de respetabilidad
    More example sentences
    • No, they are not animals, they are evil demons who hide under the cloak of kindness and normality while they hatch their plots.
    • By opening up the doors it will help us to hold ministers to account, and make it more difficult for them to hide behind the cloak of secrecy.
    • If you are telling me we are hiding under the cloak of Parliament, you are telling me that we should have no laws.

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Word of the day amnistiar
vt
to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.

There are 2 translations of cloak in Spanish:

cloak2

vt

  • [purpose/activities] encubrir* to be cloaked in sth estar* envuelto en algo the city was cloaked in darkness la ciudad estaba envuelta en un manto de oscuridad the whole affair was cloaked in secrecy todo el asunto estuvo rodeado de un velo or un manto de secreto
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    • The bigger the game, the more the sense of invulnerability with which the man from Waikato cloaks himself.
    • The truck wends its way through kilometres of pine and eucalyptus; areas that were once cloaked in native bush.
    • When we first met Govindan - at a recent photo expo in the city - he was cloaked in antiquity.

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Word of the day amnistiar
vt
to grant an amnesty to …
Cultural fact of the day

Spain's War of Independence against Napoleon Bonaparte's French occupation was ignited by the popular revolt in Madrid on 2 May 1808 against the French army. With support from the Duke of Wellington, Spanish resistance continued for over five years in a guerra de guerrillas which gave the world the concept and the term guerrilla warfare. The autocratic Fernando VII was restored to the throne in 1814, and his first act was to abolish the progressive Constitution of Cadiz adopted in 1812.