Bedeutung von “cover” im Essential American English Dictionary


verb us /ˈkʌv·ər/

A2 to put something over something else:

They covered / him with a blanket.
He covered / his face with his hands.

B1 to form a layer on the surface of something:

Snow covered the trees.

B1 to include or deal with a subject or piece of information:

The book covers European history from 1789-1914.

to travel a particular distance:

We covered 300 miles in four days.

to be a particular size or area:

The town covers an area of 15 square miles.

to report the news about a particular important event:

She’s covering the election for local TV.

(Definition von “cover verb” aus dem Webster's Essential Mini Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)