Under a Cloud – Under the Weather

UNDER A CLOUD means that everybody suspects that person of doing wrong.

  • After the money went missing, he left the company under a cloud.
  • Nothing was ever proved but she remained under a cloud for the rest of her life.


UNDER THE WEATHER means that you are ill.

  • I couldn’t get to the meeting because I was under the weather.
  • So many people are under the weather that we are going to cancel the conference.