Translation of cover in German:

cover

Pronunciation: /ˈkʌvə(r)/

n.

  • 1 (piece of cloth) Decke; (of cushion, bed) Bezug; (lid) Deckel; (of hole, engine, typewriter, etc.) Abdeckung
  • 3[send sth] under separate cover [etw.] mit getrennter Post [schicken]
  • 4take cover [from sth] Schutz [vor etw. (Dat.)] suchen under cover (from rain) überdacht

v.t.

  • 1 bedecken; beziehen [Sessel, Kissen]; zudecken [Pfanne] the roses are covered with greenfly die Rosen sind voller Blattläuse
  • 3 [Journ.] berichten über (+ Akk.)

Phrasal verbs

cover ˈup

v.t. zudecken; [fig.], vertuschen
v.i. cover up for sb jmdn. decken

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