cover

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈkʌvər/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈkʌvɚ/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(kuvər)


cover
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Sense: Verb: wrap
Synonyms:
wrap , wrap up, cloak , envelop , layer , encase, drape , shroud , enshroud, clothe, submerge
Sense: Verb: put a protective cover on
Synonyms:
screen , shield , protect , put a cover on, use a cover, use a lid, put a lid on, defend , house , shelter
Sense: Verb: hide
Synonyms:
hide , conceal , obscure , disguise , mask , camouflage, screen , keep sth/sb hidden, veil , keep sth/sb from view, keep sth/sb out of sight, eclipse
Sense: Verb: form a layer
Synonyms:
blanket , coat , carpet , cover up, spread over, engulf, cap , layer , superimpose, overlay , overspread, surface , drape
Sense: Verb: include
Synonyms:
include , incorporate, encompass , contain , extend to, apply to, touch on, concern , deal with, be about, be on the subject of
Sense: Verb: go over a subject
Synonyms:
go over, go through, learn , teach , review , discuss , talk about
Sense: Verb: be enough for
Synonyms:
be enough for, suffice for, reach , meet , satisfy , fill
Sense: Verb: be a replacement - often followed by 'for'
Synonyms:
substitute , fill in, step in, stand in, sub (informal)
Sense: Verb: report on
Synonyms:
report on, broadcast , monitor , watch , commentate on, write about
Sense: Verb: travel over
Synonyms:
cross , travel over, travel , go , pass through, traverse, journey over, journey
Sense: Verb: defend
Synonyms:
defend , protect , help , reinforce , back up, shield , guard , screen
Sense: Verb: provide for
Synonyms:
insure against, provide for, compensate , offset , make up for, pay for, take care of
Sense: Noun: object that covers or protects
Synonyms:
covering , protector, jacket , case , casing , wrapper , binding , sheath , housing , encasement, shell , envelope , wrapping paper, book cover, slipcover, folder , package
Sense: Noun: lid of a container
Synonyms:
lid , cap , top , stopper, cork , plug , seal
Sense: Noun: raised cover for protection
Synonyms:
awning, roof , ceiling , tent , marquee, canopy , tarp, tarpaulin, dome , canvas
Sense: Noun: bed coverings - usually plural
Synonyms:
bedspread, bedcovers, blanket , duvet , coverlet, sheets, bed sheets, bedding , quilt
Sense: Noun: place to shelter or hide
Synonyms:
shelter , sanctuary, protection , refuge, asylum, retreat , safety , harbor (US), harbour (UK), haven , safe haven, insurance , hideyhole, hidey-hole, hideout, hiding place, hide
Sense: Noun: concealment
Synonyms:
concealment, blind , screen , front , disguise , coverup, cover-up, smokescreen, camouflage, guise, facade , decoy , shroud
Sense: Noun: covering substance
Synonyms:
coating , plating, covering , layer , coat , overlay , paint , veneer , varnish, polish , plate , foundation
Sense: Noun: defense
Synonyms:
defense , defence (UK), protection , backup , reinforcement, shield , guard , screen , security , stronghold , fort

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