There are 2 translations of cloud in Spanish:

cloud1

Pronunciation: /klaʊd/

n

  • 1.1 countable or uncountable/numerable o no numerable [Meteorology/Meteorología] (single) nube (f); (mass) nubes (fpl), nubosidad (f) patches of cloud nubosidades (feminine plural) a large black cloud filled the sky un nubarrón negro cubría el cielo there's not a cloud in the sky está totalmente despejado the only cloud on the horizon is my exam la única nube en el horizonte or el único nubarrón es mi examen the only cloud on an otherwise perfect summer la única sombra en un verano que hubiera sido perfecto to be on cloud nine [colloquial/familiar] estar* en el séptimo cielo or en la gloria to be up in the clouds [colloquial/familiar] estar* en las nubes [colloquial/familiar] to cast a cloud on o over sth ensombrecer* algo under a cloud en circunstancias sospechosas or poco claras every cloud has a silver lining no hay mal que por bien no venga
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    • It collected in the atmosphere above cloud level and last night had spread across southern England and was heading towards the Channel
    • As air rises, it cools, and its humidity begins condensing into clouds and precipitation.
    • Flashes of lightning can illuminate entire clouds, making them visible from miles away.
    1.2 countable/numerable (of gas, smoke, dust) nube (f); (of suspicion, ambiguity) halo (m), nube (f) to go up in a cloud o clouds of smoke desaparecer* en una nube de humo
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    • All he could see was a cloud of dust and smoke rising from the devastated Stable Block.
    • When I looked over the edge of the foxhole, the village was obscured by a cloud of dust and smoke.
    • A cloud of smoke billowed up from the barrel of the pistol and the odor of gunpowder filled her nostrils.
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    • An enormous cloud of worries and troubles covered my weary heart.
    • A dark cloud of suspicion hangs over his internment though.
    • By July 2000 the dark clouds appeared to have parted for him.
    1.3 countable/numerable (of insects, birds) nube (feminine)
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    • I remember this from childhood - great clouds of oversized winged insects, swarming up from the pavement cracks and the nooks and crannies in walls.
    • A handful of shorebirds scampered among clouds of tiny insects and piles of seaweed.
    • During the hot weather it's a pestilential place, populated by heavy clouds of biting insects.

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Word of the day pegado
adj
su casa está pegada a la mía = her house is right next to mine …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.

There are 2 translations of cloud in Spanish:

cloud2

vt

  • 1.1 (dim, blur) [view/vision] nublar; [mirror/glass] empañar emotion clouded his judgment la emoción lo ofuscaba, estaba obnubilado por la emoción to cloud the issue embrollar el asunto, crear confusión
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    • The night sky was a clouded one, blocking out all light from the moon.
    • The sky above was now clouded and a light drizzle began to fall to the ground.
    • The sky is overcast, clouded by dank mists of humidity thronging the volcanoes and mountains.
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    • Barbara answered, tears clouding her clear green eyes.
    • There were some splinters of wood in a glass case, the clear surface clouded with age.
    • Before she was well on her feet, she was dashing for home, her vision clouded by tears as she fumbled along the road.
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    • His judgement could have been clouded by the alcohol he had drunk and he may have been so overwhelmed with pain that he took extra tablets.
    • He admitted that his judgment had been clouded by drink.
    • Meanwhile, toxic waste, agricultural pesticides and heavy metals continue to cloud our water supply.
    1.2 (spoil, mar) [enjoyment/relationship] empañar
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    • However, instead of clouding my love of James Cook, unpeeling the onion layers of George's life and his own discoveries added a vital new angle to the traditional Cook story.
    • She demonstrates how this colossal structure of deceit clouds the historical record.
    • The incident clouds their enjoyment of the party, because her mother becomes quiet and distant.
    1.3 (make cloudy) [beer] enturbiar

vi

  • [beer/wine] enturbiarse her eyes clouded with tears las lágrimas le empañaron or le nublaron los ojos

Phrasal verbs

cloud over

verb + adverb/verbo + adverbio nublarse

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Word of the day pegado
adj
su casa está pegada a la mía = her house is right next to mine …
Cultural fact of the day

In Spain, a privately owned school that receives no government funds is called a colegio privado. Parents pay monthly fees. Colegios privados cover all stages of primary and secondary education.