cover


cover
cover [n1] wrapping, cover-up awning, bark, binding, camouflage, canopy, canvas, cap, caparison, case, ceiling, cloak, clothing, coating, covering, coverlet, disguise, dome, dress, drop, envelope, facade, false front*, fig leaf, front, guise, hood, integument, jacket, lid, marquee, mask, masquerade, overlay, paint, parasol, polish, pretense, put-on*, roof, screen, seal, semblance, sheath, sheet, shroud, smoke screen*, spread, stopper, tarp, tarpaulin, tegument, tent, top, umbrella, varnish, veil, veneer, windowdressing, wrapper, wraps; concepts 484,750 cover [n2] hiding place asylum, camouflage, concealment, covert, defense, drop, front, guard, harbor, harborage, haven, port, protection, refuge, retreat, safety, sanctuary, screen, security, shelter; concept 198 cover [v1] wrap, hide blanket, board up, bury, bush up, cache, camouflage, canopy, cap, carpet, cloak, clothe, coat, conceal, cover up, crown, curtain, daub, disguise, do on the sly*, dress, eclipse, encase, enclose, enfold, ensconce, enshroud, envelop, hood, house, invest, layer, mantle, mask, obscure, overcast, overlay, overspread, protect, put on, screen, secrete, set on, shade, shield, shroud, stash*, superimpose, superpose, surface, veil; concept 172 —Ant. lay bare, lay out, reveal, uncover, unwrap cover [v2] protect, guard bulwark, defend, fend, house, reinforce, safeguard, screen, secure, shelter, shield, watch over; concept 96 —Ant. abandon, disregard, forget, ignore, leave alone cover [v3] include, contain be enough, comprehend, comprise, consider, deal with, embody, embrace, encompass, examine, incorporate, involve, meet, provide for, reach, refer to, suffice, survey, take account of; concept 643 —Ant. exclude cover [v4] describe in published writing broadcast, detail, investigate, narrate, recount, relate, report, tell of, write up; concepts 60,79 —Ant. disregard, forget, ignore cover [v5] fill in for, compensate balance, counterbalance, double for, insure, make good, make up for, offset, relieve, stand in for*, substitute, take over, take the rap for*; concepts 110,126 cover [v6] travel across area cross, do, journey over, pass over, pass through, range, track, traverse, trek; concept 224

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