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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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Through the parametric analyses of covering position and covering thickness, the following conclusions can be drawn.
Now Lee, faced with the unwelcome prospect of losing Walker through suspension, may ask referee Peter Walton to reconsider the red card if video evidence proves the keeper was not the last man because Zigor Aranalde was in a covering position.
Danny Mills' snappy one-two with Bowyer enabled the full-back to cut the ball back from the byline but Titus Bramble was in a perfect covering position only to completely miscue his attempted clearance.
Danny Mills' snappy one-two with Bowyer enabled the full-back to cut the ball back from the byline, but Titus Bramble was in a perfect covering position only to completely miscue his attempted clearance.
"He has got us looking at the finer details in training, covering positions, making sure everyone is switched on and focused.
He began his retail career as a sales assistant at Superdrug, covering positions in Merry Hill and Bullring, gradually working his way up through the management team.
The investor apparently bought both legs (put stupid) and is covering positions ahead of the expiration next week: trade history shows 15K Jul 3 puts sold at a nickel on 6/12 as part of a Jul 2.5 - 3 bullish risk-reversal (3 calls being left open) and the matching block of Jul 3 puts dates back to 6/14 when 15K traded at 44c.
"To put in that type of wholehearted performance - chasing back, covering positions, winning back the ball - we deserve a lot of credit."