cloud over - definition and synonyms

phrasal verb [intransitive]
present tense
I/you/we/theycloud over
he/she/itclouds over
present participleclouding over
past tenseclouded over
past participleclouded over
  1. 1
    same as cloud2 (sense 1)

    It’s beginning to cloud over – we should go back now.

  2. 2
    if your face or eyes cloud over, they show a negative emotion

    Her face clouded over in confusion at his curt tone.

See also main entry: cloud