Definition of becloud:
confuse, mottle, mist over, befog, corrupt, blot out, overcloud, shadow, cloud, taint, haze over, obfuscate, hide, sully, dapple, obliterate, dim, veil, clear, defile, obscure, bedim, fog, blear, eclipse, overshadow, gloom, blur, mist, dull, obnubilate, overcast.
- darken (part of speech: verb)
But feelings that are constrained becloud the judgement besides arresting the fine jet of delivery wherewith the mastered lover is taught through his ears to think himself prompted, and submit to be controlled, by a creature super- feminine.- "The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith", George Meredith.
- "Heart Talks", Charles Wesley Naylor.
These things should not, perhaps, becloud the continued expansion and growth of the Colony that resumed after the fateful year of 1622 when the massacre was followed, in the summer, with disease along the James and then by the more specific plague.- "The First Seventeen Years: Virginia 1607-1624", Charles E. Hatch.