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shroud / sudario
 
shroud   [ʃraʊd]
A. -noun
1. (around corpse)   sudario (m),   mortaja (f)
·the Shroud of Turin
·la Sábana Santa de Turínoun,   el Santo Sudario de Turínoun
2. (figurative)
·a shroud of mystery
·un velo or halo de misterio
3. shrouds
(nautical)   obenques masculine plural
B. -transitive verb
1. [+corpse]   amortajar
2. (figurative)   velar,   cubrir
·the castle was shrouded in mist
·el castillo estaba envuelto en niebla
·the whole thing is shrouded in mystery
·el asunto está envuelto en un halo de misterio
·the whole affair is shrouded in secrecy
·el asunto se mantiene en secreto
 
Collins Spanish Dictionary - Complete and Unabridged and Audio Headword Pronunciation (Spanish) 8th Edition 2005 © William Collins Sons & Co Ltd. 1971,1988 © HarperCollins Publishers 1992,1993,1996,1997,2000,2003,2005.
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