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Cover the food until you are ready to eat it.
They covered her with a blanket.
The floor was covered with a sheet of plastic.
Bruises covered his entire body.
His clothes were covered with mud.
All the furniture was covered with dust.
Section 5 covers vacation allowances for part-time workers.
Her new book covers the period from 1870 to 1918.
The program covers all aspects of health and safety at work.
We will be covering the game live on Saturday afternoon.
Clare Gray covered the Paris fashion shows for the paper.
The warranty does not cover damage caused by misuse of the product.
His car insurance covers him for business use.
Are you covered to drive a truck?
You need to be covered against fire.
His partner covered him while he ran across the prison yard.
We think the agreement covers all the bases for a lasting peace.
Whoever had taken the money had covered their tracks pretty well.
They put a warning on the packaging just to cover themselves.
This is the American English definition of cover. View British English definition of cover.
a derogatory word used for referring to people in the banking and investment industry who are thought of as taking serious risks in order to increase their own earnings …add a word
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