[kuhv-er-awl] /ˈkʌv ərˌɔl/
a loose-fitting, one-piece work garment, consisting of a trouserlike portion and a top with or without sleeves, worn over other clothing.
overalls for women.
a thing that covers something entirely
(usually pl) protective outer garments for the body
- Cover all bases
verb phrase To guard against or supervise all contingencies: The baking is done on the premises, and Ms Scherber covers all the bases (1940s+ Baseball)
- Cover artist
noun an artist who creates covers for books, CDs, and other media Examples Who was the cover artist of Alistair MacLean’s paperback novels published by Fawcett?
- Cover bidding
noun 1. the act of tendering an artificially high price for a contract, on the assumption that the tender will not be accepted
noun 1. an attractive young man whose picture is featured on a magazine cover.