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Synonyms for covering
ˈkʌv ər ɪŋcov·er·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. covering, natural covering, covernoun

    a natural object that covers or envelops

    "under a covering of dust"; "the fox was flushed from its cover"

    Synonyms:
    masking, blanket, screen, cover version, coating, covering fire, application, covert, natural covering, cover song, concealment, top, cover, back, binding, cover charge, screening, book binding

  2. coveringnoun

    an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

    Synonyms:
    masking, cover, coating, screening, application, natural covering

  3. cover, covering, screening, maskingnoun

    the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it

    "the cover concealed their guns from enemy aircraft"

    Synonyms:
    cover charge, blanket, screen, cover version, coating, covering fire, binding, covert, natural covering, cover song, viewing, concealment, masking piece, top, masking, showing, back, application, cover, screening, book binding

  4. coveringnoun

    the act of protecting something by covering it

    Synonyms:
    masking, cover, coating, screening, application, natural covering

  5. application, coating, coveringnoun

    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";

    Synonyms:
    cover, finishing, applications programme, coat, practical application, diligence, application, application program, finish, masking, screening, coating, natural covering, lotion

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. coveringnoun

    Synonyms:
    COVER, tegument, integument, capsule

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. coveringnoun

    Synonyms:
    cover, wrapper, sheath, pavilion

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How to use covering in a sentence?

  1. Wedbush Securities analyst Daniel Ives:

    In 20 years covering tech, it's the most impressive comeback I've seen, they've gone from doomsday to a joy ride. It's been jaw dropping. And it's reflected in the stock.

  2. Wolf Blitzer:

    To this day, 25 years later here in the United States or indeed around the world, people always come up to me: 'Oh I remember the Gulf War. I remember what you were doing,' they still associate me with those months of Operation Desert Shield and Operation Desert Storm, and it's a source of pride to me that I quote 'became famous' covering that war.

  3. Alex Wang:

    There are people covering their short positions and bargain hunting on local blue chips.

  4. Vivek Cherian:

    As a parent, I have run into this issue several times trying to get good high-quality KN95 masks for kids that are available, when it comes to children particularly, you want to find a mask that's really comfortable and that's a good fit. So it's completely covering their nose and their mouth and there are no gaps -- because when the gaps occur, that's when the air leaking occurs too.

  5. Michael Avenatti:

    Many members of the media are performing fellatio on these universities and colleges @MichaelAvenatti on The Vegas Take explaining why some of the media is not covering this @Nike scandal and trying to uncover the truth.


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