Cloudy in a sentence

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Definition of Cloudy

  • Overcast or obscured with clouds; clouded; as, a cloudy sky.
  • Consisting of a cloud or clouds.
  • Indicating gloom, anxiety, sullenness, or ill-nature; not open or cheerful.
  • Confused; indistinct; obscure; dark.
  • Lacking clearness, brightness, or luster.
  • Marked with veins or sports of dark or various hues, as marble.
  • full of or covered with clouds

How to use cloudy in a sentence. Cloudy pronunciation.

Unfortunately, it was a cloudy evening, and a spattering of rain fell from time to time.
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Great preparations had been made for four or five days in the delightful gardens of Trianon; but the evening before, the sky became cloudy, and many toilets which had been eagerly prepared were prudently laid aside; but the next day a beautiful blue sky reassured every one, and they set out for Trianon in spite of the recollections of the storm which had dispersed the spectators at the fete of Saint Cloud.
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Shrill whistles, the hiss and roar of steam, the bang, clap, bang of carriage-doors, the clatter of feet on wood and stone -all echoed and reverberated from a huge cloudy vault above them.
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Thus a promising people is committing race-suicide; for this sort of thing goes on not only in connection with this particular problem, but over such questions as the number of beads to wear round one's neck when visiting the medicine-man, whether the national custom of saluting the rising sun need be observed on cloudy mornings, and whether the medicine-man is entitled to the pick of the yams on any day but Sunday.
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The sky was cloudy and it was getting dark.
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He sought for beauty consciously, and he remembered how even as a boy he had taken pleasure in the Gothic cathedral as one saw it from the precincts; he went there and looked at the massive pile, gray under the cloudy sky, with the central tower that rose like the praise of men to their God; but the boys were batting at the nets, and they were lissom and strong and active; he could not help hearing their shouts and laughter.
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Oh, it was a wonderful afternoon, a rosy, cloudy, happy, sorrowful, bitter-sweet afternoon.
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Captain Zelotes' florid face was redder even than usual, for it was a cloudy day in October and blowing a gale.
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A queer, cloudy look came into his eyes.
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It matters not much; the sky Is cloudy, the stars will be faint and few; Now, list to my lullaby.
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The weather had been bad ever since we left Fort Smith, cloudy or showery.
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This morning for the first time the day dawned with a clear sky, but by noon it was cloudy and soon again raining.
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Poole drew a deep breath, and his face grew cloudy.
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I'm going to pick up the action where we left off when it turned cloudy.
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The early part of the night had been cloudy, but when I got to the roof it was clear starlight.
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In the cloudy, threatening, waning summer days shadows lengthened down the sage-slope, and Jane Withersteen likened them to the shadows gathering and closing in around her life.
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To construct, out of the moveable waters, a firm palace, the cloudy sky, firm as a molten looking-glass (Job xxxvii.
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A cloudy sky, a dull cold rain, and muddy streets, I was prepared for, but not for this: and I confess to having gone to bed, that night, in a very indifferent humour, and with a very considerably quenched enthusiasm.
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The bed was draped with cloudy lace through which a shimmer of pale rose-colour made itself visible, and the carpet of dark moss-green formed a perfect setting for the quaintly shaped furniture, which was all of sandal-wood inlaid with ivory.
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Almost I felt inclined to catch at the cloudy garments of the solemn Figure at my side for safety and protection, and while this desire was yet upon me it turned its veiled head towards me and spoke in a low, deep tone that was infinitely gentle.
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Examples of Cloudy

Example #1
She had no difficulty in reaching Streatham by the time appointed.
Example #2
Louise smiled pleasantly, and said how very kind it was of Mrs. Mumford.
Example #3
Nevertheless, at three o'clock a heavy shower made every one fear for a short while that the evening might end badly.
Example #4
The park was inundated with a multitude of promenaders of every sex and all ages; in these immense avenues one walked on foot, one needed air on this vast plateau which was so airy, one felt cramped on this theater of a great public fete, as at balls given in those little saloons of Paris built for about a dozen persons, and where fashion crams together a hundred and fifty.
Example #5
High and low, on every available yard of wall, advertisements clamoured to the eye: theatres, journals, soaps, medicines, concerts, furniture, wines, prayer-meetings-all the produce and refuse of civilisation announced in staring letters, in daubed effigies, base, paltry, grotesque.
Example #6
This way and that sped the demon engines, whirling lighted waggons full of people.