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covering

  • EN [ ˈkʌvərɪŋ]
  • US [ ˈkʌvərɪŋ]
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English definition

    Noun

  • 1. a natural object that covers or envelops;

    • "under a covering of dust"
    • "the fox was flushed from its cover"
  • 2. an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

  • 3. the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it;

    • "the cover concealed their guns from enemy aircraft"
  • 4. the act of protecting something by covering it

  • 5. the work of applying something;

    • "the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine"
    • "a complete bleach requires several applications"
    • "the surface was ready for a coating of paint";

Example sentences

  • This is just like a thief covering his ears when stealing a bell.

  • The wires must be insulated from touching each other, with a rubber covering.

  • The invention is used in water ú ? proof and greening of the roofing and the wall covering.

  • Practical information, covering arange of great value in actual combat operations.

  • There are lots of bus lines covering the area.

  • We gave him covering fire as he dashed across the clearing.

  • The green covering on top of the water in the pond is algae.

  • The Tian'anmen Square in Beijing is the world's largest square, stretching 800 metres from north to south and 500 metres from east to west, and covering an area of over 400 hectares.

  • The commandos pushed forward under the covering fire of their artillery.

  • A hat is a covering for your head.

  • a thick covering of snow on the ground

  • Leave a thin covering of fat.

  • How do we know you're not just covering up for your friend?

  • The brown vinyl covering all the horizontal surfaces is coming unstuck in several places.

  • Social science is a collective name, covering a series of individual sciences.

  • He must make a decent living from other artists covering his songs.

  • Applicants are asked to send in a CV and a covering letter.

  • You should take out travel insurance covering you and your family against theft.

  • The rules covering eligibility for benefits changed in the 1980s.

  • Two oil slicks are covering a total area of seven square miles.

  • They devoted their entire airtime to covering the storm.

  • Over 150 companies will be there, covering everything from finance to fixtures and fittings.

  • Sawdust was used as a hygienic floor covering.

  • He was driven out of a side entrance with his hand covering his face.

  • She thought of the tide rushing in, covering the wet sand.

  • Premiere, a subscription channel which began in 1991, shows live football covering the top two divisions.

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