cloak: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (klōk), [key]
- a loose outer garment, as a cape or coat.
- something that covers or conceals; disguise; pretense: He conducts his affairs under a cloak of secrecy.
- to cover with or as if with a cloak: She arrived at the opera cloaked in green velvet.
- to hide; conceal: The mission was cloaked in mystery.
- cloak (Thesaurus)