covering, natural covering, cover(noun)
a natural object that covers or envelops
"under a covering of dust"; "the fox was flushed from its cover"
an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)
cover, covering, screening, masking(noun)
the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it
"the cover concealed their guns from enemy aircraft"
the act of protecting something by covering it
application, coating, covering(noun)
the work of applying something
"the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine"; "a complete bleach requires several applications"; "the surface was ready for a coating of paint";
That which covers something.
Action of the verb to cover.
anything which covers or conceals, as a roof, a screen, a wrapper, clothing, etc
Military Dictionary and Gazetteer
Standing exactly in front or in rear of another man or an object.
British National Corpus
Spoken Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'covering' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #3367
Written Corpus Frequency
Rank popularity for the word 'covering' in Written Corpus Frequency: #3871
The numerical value of covering in Chaldean Numerology is: 5
The numerical value of covering in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3
Examples of covering in a Sentence
America's not covering up for a murder.
Short-covering has led to a little bit of a rally.
Sentimentality is a superstructure covering brutality.
They're kicking themselves and covering much further out.
We have some technical buying and pre-weekend short-covering.
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