Predicate: cloak

Roleset id: cloak.01 , cover, as with a cloak, Source: , vncls: , framnet:

cloak.01: CLOAK-V NOTES: Frames file for 'cloak' based on sentences in wsj. Verbnet entries 9.8 and 9.9, Framenet entry Adorning. (from cloak.01-v predicate notes)


cloak (v.)


        Arg0-PAG: agent of covering (vnrole: 9.9-Agent, 9.8-Agent)
        Arg1-GOL: thing covered (vnrole: 9.9-Destination, 9.8-Destination)
        Arg2-PPT: cloak (vnrole: 9.9-Theme, 9.8-Theme)

Example: all args

        person: ns,  tense: present,  aspect: ns,  voice: active,  form: full

        The word ``death'' can not be escaped entirely by the industry, but salesmen dodge it wherever possible or cloak it in euphemisms, preferring to talk about ``savings'' and ``investment'' instead.

        Arg0: salesmen
        Rel: cloak
        Arg1: it
        Arg2: in euphemisms