Cambridge Dictionaries online Cambridge Dictionaries online

The most popular online dictionary and thesaurus for learners of English

Turkish translation of “cover”

See all translations

cover

noun
 
 
/ˈkʌvər/
BOOK [C] B1 the outer part of a book, magazine, etc, that protects the pages
kitap dergi kapağı
Her picture was on the cover of 'Vogue' magazine.Lids, covers and stoppersBooks and parts of booksProtection and protectorsEnvironmental issues
PROTECTION [C] B1 something you put over something else, usually to protect it
örtü, kapak, paravana, perde
an ironing board cover a lens coverLids, covers and stoppersDefending and protectingBacking, supporting and defendingPreserving and savingProtection and protectorsEnvironmental issues
FINANCIAL [U] financial protection so that you get money if something bad happens
maddi garanti, tazminat, ödeme
The policy provides £50,000 accidental damage cover.InsuranceProtection and protectorsEnvironmental issues
FROM WEATHER/ATTACK [U] protection from bad weather or an attack
barınak, siper,
They took cover under some trees until the rain stopped.Safe and enclosed spacesProtection and protectorsEnvironmental issues
FOR ILLEGAL ACTIVITY [C] something used to hide a secret or illegal activity
sırrı veya yasadışı faaliyeti gizleme, örtbas
The club is used as a cover for a gang of car thieves.Secrecy and privacy
(Definition of cover noun from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary English-Turkish © Cambridge University Press)
Add Cambridge dictionaries to your browser to your website

Definitions of “cover” in other dictionaries

Word of the Day

luck

the force that causes things, especially good things, to happen to you by chance and not as a result of your own efforts or abilities

Word of the Day

A certain je ne sais quoi: French words and phrases used in English

by Liz Walter,
January 21, 2015
It is an odd irony that the more sophisticated your use of English is, the more likely you are to use French words and phrases. Or, to be more accurate, ones you know to be French – words such as ballet, au pair, abattoir, fiancé, café, and restaurant are so entrenched in

Read More 

micro pig noun

January 26, 2015
an extremely small pig, bred to be a pet Micro pigs have become popular pets recently, with famous owners including Victoria Beckham, Paris Hilton and Olympic diver, Tom Daley.

Read More