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Line breaks: un|covered
Pronunciation: /ʌnˈkʌvəd

Definition of uncovered in English:


Not covered: uncovered stone floors
More example sentences
  • Remove the lid and foil and bake, uncovered, for a further 20 minutes.
  • Remove the foil and continue to roast, uncovered, for 35 minutes or until the tomatoes have collapsed and are soft.
  • There were old wells, covered and uncovered, throughout the district, and Joe knew which ones were safe.

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