Learn how to say Cover correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.
Oxford dictionary definition of the word cover:
to place something on, over, or in front of, so as to conceal, protect, or close
to extend over; overlay; blanket ⇒ snow covered the highway
to copulate with (the female) (said chiefly of a stallion)
to coat, sprinkle, etc. thickly ⇒ covered with mud
to sit on (eggs); brood; incubate
to conceal by hiding or screening
to keep from harm or injury by shielding; protect by screening
to include and provide for; take into account ⇒ the law covers such cases
to protect against financial loss or liability, as by insurance or reserve funds
to make up for (a loss, injury, etc.) by insurance, reserve funds, etc.
to be sufficient for payment of (expenses, a debt, etc.)
to accept (a bet); stake the equivalent of (an opponent’s stake) in a wager
to travel over; go the length of ⇒ to cover a distance
to work in or be responsible for (a particular area or range of activity) ⇒ to cover a territory as a salesman
to deal with; treat of ⇒ to cover a subject
to bring upon (oneself) by one’s actions ⇒ to cover oneself with glory
to point a firearm or similar weapon at; put or keep within the range and in the aim of a gun or the like
(US, slang) to record or perform a cover (sense 33) of
(cards) to put a higher card on (a previously played card)
(US, finance) to buy stock to replace (shares borrowed from a broker to effect a short sale)
(US, journalism) to have the assignment of gathering and reporting the details of (a news story)
(military history) to keep (a person or group) within sight or contact so as to protect from enemy action
to watch, guard, defend, or defend against
(baseball) to be ready to receive a throw to (a particular base)
(American football) to attempt to prevent (a pass receiver) from catching the ball or prevent (a punted ball) from being returned
to spread over a surface, as a liquid does
to put on a cap, hat, etc.
(US) to provide an alibi, excuse, or subterfuge (for another)
anything that covers, as a bookbinding, the front binding of a magazine, a jar lid, a box top, etc.
a shelter for protection, as from gunfire
a hiding place for game, as a thicket, underbrush, etc.
a tablecloth and setting for a meal, esp. for one person
(US) cover charge
something used for hiding one’s real actions, intentions, etc.
an envelope or wrapper for mail
an envelope or postal card with a stamp, postmark, and cachet of historical or philatelic significance
(slang) a version of a song, esp. one that has become popular in a particular recording, as performed or recorded in imitation of the original or with a fresh interpretation