Results for cover

Definitions of cover:

part of speech: verb transitive

To hide: to clothe: to shelter: to brood or sit on: to be sufficient for, as to cover expense.

part of speech: verb

To overspread the surface or top of anything by another thing; to veil or conceal from view by some intervening object; to clothe; to shelter; to protect; to equal or be equivalent to.

part of speech: noun

That which covers or protects: ( hunting) the retreat of a fox or hare.

part of speech: verb intransitive

To lay a table for a meal: to prepare a banquet. Shak. " To cover courtly for a king."- Greene.

part of speech: verb transitive

To put something over; to conceal; to overspread, as the top of anything; to sit upon or incubate, as a hen her eggs; to overrun; extand thickly over an area; to include or be sufflcient for; to pass over, as a space; shelter; clothe.

part of speech: noun

Anything laid or spread over something else; anything that veils or conceals; disguise; shelter; protection.

part of speech: verb intransitive

Put on a hat or headdress.

part of speech: noun

That which is laid on something else; a protection; a shelter; a thicket concealing game; the table equipment at a meal, especially for one person.

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