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Synonyms for cover

submerge

travel over

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report on

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pay for

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cover for someone

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cover something up

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Synonyms for cover

to prevent (something) from being known

to furnish with a covering of a different material

to extend over the surface of

to journey over (a specified distance)

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to observe, analyze, and relate the details of (an event)

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something that physically protects, especially from danger

Synonyms for cover

a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something

the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it

the protective covering on the front, back, and spine of a book

covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a container)

fire that makes it difficult for the enemy to fire on your own individuals or formations

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a fixed charge by a restaurant or nightclub over and above the charge for food and drink

a recording of a song that was first recorded or made popular by somebody else

a false identity and background (especially one created for an undercover agent)

span an interval of distance, space or time

provide for

be responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism

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hold within range of an aimed firearm

to take an action to protect against future problems

hide from view or knowledge

protect or defend (a position in a game)

make up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by exaggerating good qualities

invest with a large or excessive amount of something

help out by taking someone's place and temporarily assuming his responsibilities

be sufficient to meet, defray, or offset the charge or cost of

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spread over a surface to conceal or protect

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cover as if with a shroud

copulate with a female, used especially of horses

put something on top of something else

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play a higher card than the one previously played

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be responsible for guarding an opponent in a game

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clothe, as if for protection from the elements

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Norm Coleman (R-Minn.), ranking member of the Permanent Subcommittee on Investigations, is using the report to press the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services to adopt the federal levy system, which would allow the Internal Revenue Service and the Treasury Department to tap into Medicare payments to providers in order to cover back taxes.
As a local lad he is expected to put in a superhuman display every game in which he should dribble, score and cover back for the full 90.
BLACK ENTERPRISE predicted the success of African American comics when we featured Cosby on our cover back in December 1981 (see inset).
The postal service mails the cover back to us with your new address, and charges us $.60.
LF, CF, and RF are given signal that the pick is on and cover back up throw accordingly.
Boeing, which received $11 billion in government contracts in 1998 and has more than 200,000 employees, said the money will cover back pay and raises for about 4,400 women and 1,000 minority workers at ten company operations.
General Science Abstracts delivers indexing back to 1984, as well as abstracts of articles cover to cover back to March 1993.
"If they can find a way to regenerate wiregrass faster than we've been able to do it in the past," Reed Noss said, "then we can get a natural ground cover back into some of these stands that we've pretty much given up on--ones that have been site-prepared or are old-field succession--where the whole area has been plowed and put into crops and you've lost virtually all the wiregrass."
HOLIDAYMAKERS are being urged to check they have sufficient insurance cover back at home - especially for expensive items stored in garages and gardens.