becloud[bē klo̵ud′, bi-]
- to cloud over; darken
- to confuse; muddle
transitive verbbe·cloud·ed, be·cloud·ing, be·clouds
To darken with or as if with clouds; obscure: a development that beclouds the real issues.
(third-person singular simple present beclouds, present participle beclouding, simple past and past participle beclouded)
- cause to become obscure or muddled
- (usually passive) cover or surround with clouds