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Cover

Antonyms for cover:

reveal, disclose, confess, lay out, promulgate, unmask, uncover, betray, expose, tell, admit.

Synonyms for cover:

Sense 1

make-work, day job, membrane, zero in on, wrapping, moonlighting, niche, sinecure, rifle range, national anthem, teamwork, encroach, hiding place, Bottled, cushion, hymn, siding, subsist, dirge, hole up, dead-end job, tarpaulin, bubble wrap, gun control, window dressing, the NRA, shrink-wrapped, lodging, matchbook, shoot-out, substrate, ballad, redeem, sprinkle, hide away, ceiling, boxed, chanty, cover version, thickness, spiritual, cocoon, blank out, afford, pink-collar, sediment, tarp, gilt, wadding, kiss-and-tell, tier, freedom of the press, signature tune, press gallery, outwork, smear, stow away, play off, hideaway, substratum, citizen journalism, gag order, bobble, paper route, PKG, calypso, carpet, paper round, madrigal, shift work, matchbox, lullaby, trick, trundle, immerse, tablecloth, busywork, photojournalism, labor of love, press cutting, last hurrah, wrong-foot, marksmanship, packaged, sheathing, include, fire fight, clad, reportage, gunfight, film, drive-by, muckraking, lining, secondment, blister pack, shooting match, Disguisement, meniscus, human interest, the popular press, school shooting, submerge, drape, checkbook journalism, Child Labor, crust, paperwork, fertilize, hitchhike, teleworking, camouflage, false colors, errand, plating, liner, press box, refer, aria, printable, roof, desk job, ambush, ferrule, soak, plate, muzzle, bedspread, editorship, bolthole, folk song, piecework, journalism, laminate, patina, inner sanctum, en route, chorale, parcel up, scrape by, anthem, Russian Roulette, veneer, press release, gunfire, board off, reload, friendly fire, skin, PKT, bloom.

Sense 2

calling, commute, point-blank, consultancy, six-pack, prepackaged, retreat, play out, hit back, play on, galvanize, chore, shooting gallery, journey, fold, smooth, padding, GONZO, fusillade, sachet, varnish, vocation, outgun, accretion, crossfire, semblance, leakage, safety, seclude, traipse, recover, slather, cap, work experience, safe haven, sled, journalistic, salvo, smother, hood, fig leaf, internship, peg back, superimpose, packaging, turkey shoot, feint, pillbox, alma mater, fire off, backstory, Reapply, shooting, stash, canvas, gunshot, tootle, chop down, shoebox.

Sense 3

fumble, dab, negotiate, hush, carton, recoil, black out, apply, standard, admission, tuck away, daub, coloring, resurface, dot, overreach, headline, lair, posting, packet, den, binder, sideline, liaison, snipe, embed, rub.

Sense 4

motor, misfire, collect, stick up, pretext, source, cache, circulation, gloss, newspaper, shuttle, leak, block out, hitch.

Sense 5

log, side, hold off, spread, eat up, case, cruise, let off, volley, truck.

Sense 6

receive, baby, tackle, put on, unload, ride, come off, mission.

Sense 7

foul, come-on, open up, sight, project, head, dive, file.

Sense 8

wheel, load, nest, color, package, exchange, plant, edit, fire.

Sense 9

blank, duck, go up, tube, go out, press.

Sense 10

shot, spot, discharge, come down.

Sense 11

pack, block, train.

Sense 12

pull, face.

Sense 13

go down, fight, shoot.

Sense 14

line, come up, range.

Sense 16

roll.

Sense 17

HIT, pop.

Sense 18

make.

Sense 19

burn.

Sense 21

DO.

Sense 28

get.

bill of fare

menu.

cap

lid.

champion

protector.

cloak

pall.

cloth

place mat.

coat

spread on, plaster.

comprehend

comprise, comprehend.

conceal

tuck away, hole up, cover up.

defend

retain, care for.

destroy

obliterate.

dress

clothe.

envelop

sheathe, overspread.

envelope

wrapper.

exterior

surface.

flag

pave.

floor covering

matting.

fold

flap.

guard

fender.

hush up

burke.

lap

overlie.

line

wadding.

nymph

pupa.

obliterate

finish off.

pad

upholster.

pillow slip

pillowcase.

plug

bung.

protect

safeguard, defend.

sheath

sleeve.

shellac

lacquer.

shuck

husk.

spread

coverlet, strew.

spread over

overreach.

stash

stash.

stop up

plug.

stratum

layer.

swallow up

engulf.

tent

pavilion.

thicket

underbrush.

top

spread over.

travel

get through.

traverse

cut across.

underbrush

brush.

woods

forest.

Other synonyms and related words:

hideaway, peregrinate, pass over, spread, carry, lid, run, brood, blind, mantle, go, see, retreat, top, pall, hiding, shroud, traverse, sweep, stretch, covert, DO, call, Coverture, range, coverlet, extend, track, perambulate, face, robe, housing, covering, concealment, cover up.

Sense 1 (noun)

hood, ceiling, lid, canvas, envelope, tent, cap, spread, wrapper, tarpaulin, bedspread, case, coverlet, jacket, roof.

Sense 2 (noun)

varnish, veneer, paint, include.

Sense 4 (noun)

membrane, plate, layer, hush.

Sense 5 (noun)

clad, face, sheathe, skin, surface, side.

Sense 6 (noun)

put on.

Sense 7 (noun)

afford, DO, scrape by, subsist, make.

Sense 8 (noun)

calypso, alma mater, anthem, chorale, chanty, aria, ballad.

Sense 9 (noun)

recover, insulate, smother.

Sense 11 (noun)

desk job, consultancy, Child Labor, baby, day job, calling, dead-end job, busywork, chore.

Sense 13 (noun)

backstory, circulation, edit, citizen journalism, checkbook journalism, editorship, embed.

Sense 14 (noun)

tuck away, submerge.

Sense 15 (noun)

come off, blank, block, dive, come-on, bobble, chop down.

Sense 16 (noun)

matchbook, blister pack, boxed, Bottled, matchbox, bubble wrap, carton.

Sense 17 (noun)

hideaway, cache, hiding place.

Sense 18 (noun)

go down, come up, hitchhike, shuttle, ride, hitch, commute, cruise.

Sense 20 (noun)

open up, discharge, fight, fire off, let off, fire, load.

Sense 21 (noun)

crossfire, exchange, fusillade, drive-by, fire fight, friendly fire.

artifact (noun)

screen, top, covert, concealment.

bedding (noun)

pillowcase.

case (noun)

sheath.

concealment (noun)

fig leaf, camouflage, trick.

covering (noun)

mat, wrapper, shroud, tarpaulin, paint.

darkness (noun)

shadow.

defense (noun)

fortress, harbor, barrier, resistance, moat, rebuttal, armor, stronghold, response, wall, countermeasure, aversion, protection, argument, defense, security.

dimness (noun)

shade.

handle (noun)

field.

hiding place (noun)

refuge, protection, defense, shelter, safety, security, concealment, covert, guard, retreat, sanctuary, haven, asylum, harbor.

misrepresentation (noun)

false colors.

plug (noun)

valve, spile, stop, bung, stopper, plug, tap, cork, spigot.

pretension (noun)

forgery, pretension, front, fraud, charade, pretense, deceit, gimmick, guise, artificiality, fakery, affectation, imposture, imitation, air, ostentation, mannerism, facade, impersonation, falseness, device.

receptacle (noun)

envelope.

refuge (noun)

hideout, asylum, dugout, sanctuary, refuge, foxhole, haven.

resistance (noun)

resistance.

screen (noun)

hideout, blind, screen.

shade (noun)

parasol, shade, curtain, umbrella, shadow, sunshade, blind, visor, veil, blinders, lamp shade, canopy, shutter, awning, panoply, venetian blind.

shelter (noun)

retreat.

skin (noun)

peel.

top (noun)

covering.

wrapping, cover-up (noun)

fig leaf, disguise, overlay, veneer, veil, umbrella, tarpaulin, semblance, mask, roof, canopy, awning, cap, masquerade, sheath, varnish, pretense, stopper, coating, binding, jacket, wraps, shroud, canvas, camouflage, parasol, facade, front, top, cloak, coverlet, spread, paint, lid, wrapper, tent, tarp, case, hood, ceiling, covering, envelope, screen, guise.

cover (verb)

enshroud, envelop, encase, mask, coat, blanket, cloak, wrap, sheath, overlay.

defend (verb)

argue, barricade, protect, uphold, retort, fend, resist, sustain, rebut, answer, safeguard, shield, avert, backfire, shelter, secure, reply, guard, return, save, counter, buffer, support, ward, defend, respond, police, bar, oppose, counterattack, screen.

describe in published writing (verb)

report.

enclose (verb)

fence, encompass, corral, trap, impound, surround, confine, contain, embrace, hold, imprison, enclose, cage, encircle.

fill in for, compensate (verb)

insure, counterbalance.

hang (verb)

paper.

include, contain (verb)

comprehend, encompass, consider, embrace, comprise.

plug (verb)

close.

protect (verb)

conserve, shield from, maintain, preserve, insulate.

protect, guard (verb)

bulwark, secure, fend, safeguard, defend.

stative (verb)

extend, continue.

travel across area (verb)

track, cross, pass over, DO, traverse, pass through, range.

Usage examples for cover:

  • The cover is very odd and attractive. - "1001 Questions and Answers on Orthography and Reading", B. A. Hathaway.
  • To cover her confusion she went on with a slight laugh: " But you haven't told me." - "The Fruit of the Tree", Edith Wharton.
  • She had supposed the water would only cover her feet, but she found herself sadly mistaken. - "Little Prudy's Dotty Dimple", Sophie May.

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