Found 4 items, similar to cover.
English → Indonesian
English → Indonesian
bukut, deking, jilid, kedok, kelumun, liputan, meliput, meliputi, mencakup, menembok, mengalasi, mengelumuni, pendinding, sampul, tudung, tutup
English → English
v 1: provide with a covering or cause to be covered; “cover her
face with a handkerchief”
; “cover the child with a
; “cover the grave with flowers”
2: form a cover over; “The grass covered the grave”
[syn: spread over
3: span an interval of distance, space or time; “The war
extended over five years”
; “The period covered the turn of
; “My land extends over the hills on the
; “This farm covers some 200 acres”
4: provide for; “The grant doesn't cover my salary”
5: deal with verbally or in some form of artistic expression;
“This book deals with incest”
; “The course covered all of
; “The new book treats the history of
6: include in scope; include as part of something broader; have
as one's sphere or territory; “This group encompasses a
wide range of people from different backgrounds”
should cover everyone in the group”
7: travel across or pass over; “The caravan covered almost 100
miles each day”
, pass over
, get over
, get across
, cut through
, cut across
8: be responsible for reporting the details of, as in
journalism; “Snow reported on China in the 1950's”
cub reporter covered New York City”
9: hold within range of an aimed firearm
10: to take an action to protect against future problems; “Count
the cash in the drawer twice just to cover yourself”
11: hide from view or knowledge; “The President covered the fact
that he bugged the offices in the White House”
[syn: cover up
12: protect or defend (a position in a game); “he covered left
13: maintain a check on; especially by patrolling; “The second
officer covered the top floor”
14: protect by insurance; “The insurance won't cover this”
15: make up for shortcomings or a feeling of inferiority by
exaggerating good qualities; “he is compensating for
being a bad father”
16: invest with a large or excessive amount of something; “She
covered herself with glory”
17: help out by taking someone's place and temporarily assuming
his responsibilities; “She is covering for our secretary
who is ill this week”
18: be sufficient to meet, defray, or offset the charge or cost
of; “Is this enough to cover the check?”
19: spread over a surface to conceal or protect; “This paint
20: cover as if with a shroud; “The origins of this civilization
are shrouded in mystery”
21: copulate with a female, used especially of horses; “The
horse covers the mare”
22: put something on top of something else; “cover the meat with
a lot of gravy”
23: play a higher card than the one previously played; “Smith
24: be responsible for guarding an opponent in a game
25: sit on (eggs); “Birds brood”
; “The female covers the eggs”
26: clothe, as if for protection from the elements; “cover your
[syn: wrap up
n 1: a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something;
“they crouched behind the screen”
; “under cover of
2: bedding that keeps a person warm in bed; “he pulled the
covers over his head and went to sleep”
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 front and back covering of a book; “the book had a
, book binding
5: a natural object that covers or envelops; “under a covering
; “the fox was flushed from its cover”
6: covering for a hole (especially a hole in the top of a
container); “he removed the top of the carton”
couldn't get the top off of the bottle”
; “put the cover
back on the kettle”
7: fire that makes it difficult for the enemy to fire on your
own individuals or formations; “artillery provided
covering fire for the withdrawal”
[syn: covering fire
8: a fixed charge by a restaurant or night club over and above
the charge for food and drink [syn: cover charge
9: a recording of a song that was first recorded or made
popular by somebody else; “they made a cover of a Beatles'
[syn: cover version
, cover song
10: a false identity and background (especially one created for
an undercover agent); “her new name and passport are
cover for her next assignment”
English → English
, v. i.
To spread a table for a meal; to prepare a banquet. [Obs.]
1. Anything which is laid, set, or spread, upon, about, or
over, another thing; an envelope; a lid; as, the cover of
2. Anything which veils or conceals; a screen; disguise; a
cloak. “Under cover of the night.”
A handsome cover for imperfections. --Collier.
3. Shelter; protection; as, the troops fought under cover of
the batteries; the woods afforded a good cover.
Being compelled to lodge in the field . . . whilst
his army was under cover, they might be forced to
4. (Hunting) The woods, underbrush, etc., which shelter and
conceal game; covert; as, to beat a cover; to ride to
5. That portion of a slate, tile, or shingle, which is hidden
by the overlap of the course above. --Knight.
6. (Steam Engine) The lap of a slide valve.
7. [Cf. F. couvert.] A tablecloth, and the other table
furniture; esp., the table furniture for the use of one
person at a meal; as, covers were laid for fifty guests.
To break cover
, to start from a covert or lair; -- said of
, in an envelope, or within a letter; -- said of
a written message.
Letters . . . dispatched under cover to her
(k?v"?r), v. t. [imp. & p. p. Covered
p. pr. & vb. n. Covering
.] [OF. covrir, F. couvrir, fr. L.
cooperire; co- + operire to cover; probably fr. ob towards,
over + the root appearing in aperire to open. Cf. Aperient
1. To overspread the surface of (one thing) with another; as,
to cover wood with paint or lacquer; to cover a table with
2. To envelop; to clothe, as with a mantle or cloak.
And with the majesty of darkness round
Covers his throne. --Milton.
All that beauty than doth cover thee. --Shak.
3. To invest (one's self with something); to bring upon
(one's self); as, he covered himself with glory.
The powers that covered themselves with everlasting
infamy by the partition of Poland. --Brougham.
4. To hide sight; to conceal; to cloak; as, the enemy were
covered from our sight by the woods.
A cloud covered the mount. --Exod. xxiv.
In vain shou striv'st to cover shame with shame.
5. To brood or sit on; to incubate.
While the hen is covering her eggs, the male . . .
diverts her with his songs. --Addison.
6. To overwhelm; to spread over.
The waters returned and covered the chariots and the
horsemen. --Ex. xiv. 28.
7. To shelter, as from evil or danger; to protect; to defend;
as, the cavalry covered the retreat.
His calm and blameless life
Does with substantial blessedness abound,
And the soft wings of peace cover him round.
8. To remove from remembrance; to put away; to remit.
“Blessed is he whose is covered.”
--Ps. xxxii. 1.
9. To extend over; to be sufficient for; to comprehend,
include, or embrace; to account for or solve; to
counterbalance; as, a mortgage which fully covers a sum
loaned on it; a law which covers all possible cases of a
crime; receipts than do not cover expenses.
10. To put the usual covering or headdress on.
Cover thy head . . .; nay, prithee, be covered.
11. To copulate with (a female); to serve; as, a horse covers
a mare; -- said of the male.
To cover ground
or To cover distance
, to pass over; as,
the rider covered the ground in an hour.
To cover one's short contracts
(Stock Exchange), to buy
stock when the market rises, as a dealer who has sold
short does in order to protect himself.
(Mil.), a detachment of troops sent for the
protection of another detachment, as of men working in the
To cover into
, to transfer to; as, to cover into the
Syn: To shelter; screen; shield; hide; overspread.