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English definition of “cover sth up”

cover sth up

phrasal verb with cover
 
 
/ˈkʌvər/ verb [T]
to put something over something else, in order to protect or hide it: We used a picture to cover up a hole in the wall.Covering and adding layers
(Definition of cover sth up phrasal verb, verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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