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covering
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
covering /'kʌvəriɳ/
  • danh từ
    • cái bao, cái bọc, vật che phủ, lớp phủ ngoài
    • cái nắp
    • sự bao bọc, sự phủ, sự che đậy
      • lead covering: sự phủ chì, sự mạ chì
    • sự trải ra
    • covering letter
      • thư giải thích gửi kèm theo
    • covering party
      • (quân sự) đội hộ tống
Concise Dictionary
covers|covered|covering'kʌvə
noun
+a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something
+bedding that keeps a person warm in bed
+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
+a natural object that covers or envelops
+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
+a fixed charge by a restaurant or night club 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)
verb
+provide with a covering or cause to be covered
+form a cover over
+span an interval of distance, space or time
+provide for
+deal with verbally or in some form of artistic expression
+include in scope; include as part of something broader; have as one's sphere or territory
+travel across or pass over
+be responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism
+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)
+maintain a check on; especially by patrolling
+protect by insurance
+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
+spread over a surface to conceal or protect
+cover as if with a shroud
+copulate with a female, used especially of horses
+put something on top of something else
+play a higher card than the one previously played
+be responsible for guarding an opponent in a game
+sit on (eggs)
+clothe, as if for protection from the elements

Thesaurus Dictionary
v.
1 protect, shelter, shield, screen; guard, defend, command:
The guns covered the approaches to the town.
2 Also, cover up or over. conceal, hide, bury, mask, shroud, obscure; dissemble; enclose, envelop:
I was unable to cover my embarrassment. Her face was covered by the hood of the cloak.
3 overlie, spread over, overspread, lie on, layer, coat, blanket:
Oil covers the surface of the lake.
4 wrap, swaddle:
Mother covered us with warm blankets.
5 dress, clothe, garb, attire, robe, sheathe:
She was covered in silk from neck to ankle.
6 extend or stretch over, occupy, engulf, inundate, submerge:
A lake has covered the original site of Abu Simbel.
7 include, comprehend, provide for, comprise, extend over, contain, embody, incorporate, account for, take into account, take in, deal with:
This report covers our activities over the past year.
8 act, take responsibility or charge, stand or sit in, substitute, take over, run things, double:
Go and get some coffee - I'll cover for you.
9 traverse, complete, pass or travel over, travel, cross:
With frequent stops, we could not cover more than 50 miles a day.
10 compensate for, defray, be enough or sufficient for, counter, offset, counterbalance, make up for, insure or protect against:
The policy covers losses of up to a million.
n.
11 lid, top, cap, covering:
I can't find the cover for this pot.
12 binding, boards, wrapper, dust-jacket, jacket:
You can't tell a book by its cover.
13 Often, covers. blanket, quilt, eiderdown, duvet, bedclothes, bedding, (bed) linen; coverlet, counterpane; US comforter:
I crept into bed and pulled the covers over my head.
14 shelter, protection, concealment, hiding-place, hide-out, retreat, refuge; hide, US and Canadian blind; Colloq Brit hidey-hole:
We tried to find some sort of cover till the sun went down.
15 cloak, screen, disguise, concealment, pretence, front, camouflage, smokescreen, cover-up, mask, covering:
His bluster and bullying were only a cover for his cowardice.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
1 a layer of sth that covers sth else: a thick covering of snow on the ground
2 a layer of material such as carpet or WALLPAPER, used to cover, decorate and protect floors, walls, etc: floor / wall coverings
3 a piece of material that covers sth: He pulled the plastic covering off the dead body.


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