Cover - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Cover.

ALIAS
ALIBI
CASING
CLOTHE
COAT
ENCASE
LID
OVERLAY
OVERLIE
SHEATHE
SHROUD
VEIL
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ALIAS
  1. as known or named at another time or place; "Mr. Smith, alias Mr. Lafayette"
  2. a name that has been assumed temporarily
ALIBI
  1. (law) a defense by an accused person purporting to show that he or she could not have committed the crime in question
  2. a defense of some offensive behavior or some failure to keep a promise etc.; "he kept finding excuses to stay"; "every day he had a new alibi for not getting a job"; "his transparent self-justification was unacceptable"
  3. exonerate by means of an alibi
CASING
  1. enclose in, or as if in, a case; "my feet were encased in mud"
  2. look over, usually with the intention to rob; "They men cased the housed"
  3. the enclosing frame around a door or window opening; "the casings had rotted away and had to be replaced"
  4. the outermost covering of a pneumatic tire
  5. the housing or outer covering of something; "the clock has a walnut case"
  6. sausage skins
CLOTHE
  1. provide with clothes or put clothes on; "Parents must feed and dress their child"
  2. cover as if with clothing; "the mountain was clothed in tropical trees"
  3. furnish with power or authority; of kings or emperors
COAT
  1. form a coat over; "Dirt had coated her face"
  2. put a coat on; cover the surface of; furnish with a surface; "coat the cake with chocolate"
  3. growth of hair or wool or fur covering the body of an animal
  4. an outer garment that has sleeves and covers the body from shoulder down; worn outdoors
  5. a thin layer covering something; "a second coat of paint"
  6. cover or provide with a coat
ENCASE
  1. enclose in, or as if in, a case; "my feet were encased in mud"
LID
  1. headdress that protects the head from bad weather; has shaped crown and usually a brim
  2. a movable top or cover (hinged or separate) for closing the opening at the top of a box, chest, jar, pan, etc.; "he raised the piano lid"
  3. either of two folds of skin that can be moved to cover or open the eye; "his lids would stay open no longer"
OVERLAY
  1. kill by lying on; "The sow overlay her piglets"
  2. put something on top of something else; "cover the meat with a lot of gravy"
  3. kill by lying on; "The sow overlay her piglets"
  4. lie upon; lie on top of; "the granite overlies the older rocks"
  5. a layer of decorative material (such as gold leaf or wood veneer) applied over a surface
  6. protective covering consisting, for example, of a layer of boards applied to the studs and joists of a building to strengthen it and serve as a foundation for a weatherproof exterior
  7. in IT, the transference of data to overwrite something already stored.
OVERLIE
  1. kill by lying on; "The sow overlay her piglets"
  2. lie upon; lie on top of; "the granite overlies the older rocks"
SHEATHE
  1. plunge or bury (a knife or sword) in flesh
  2. enclose with a sheath; "sheathe a sword"
  3. cover with a protective sheathing; "sheathe her face"
SHROUD
  1. (nautical) a line (rope or chain) that regulates the angle at which a sail is set in relation to the wind
  2. a line that suspends the harness from the canopy of a parachute
  3. wrap in a shroud; "shroud the corpses"
  4. cover as if with a shroud; "The origins of this civilization are shrouded in mystery"
  5. form a cover like a shroud; "Mist shrouded the castle"
  6. burial garment in which a corpse is wrapped
VEIL
  1. a garment that covers the head and face
  2. make undecipherable or imperceptible by obscuring or concealing; "a hidden message"; "a veiled threat"
  3. a vestment worn by a priest at High Mass in the Roman Catholic Church; a silk shawl
  4. to obscure, or conceal with or as if with a veil; "women in Afghanistan veil their faces"
  5. the inner membrane of embryos in higher vertebrates (especially when covering the head at birth)
  6. a membranous covering attached to the immature fruiting body of certain mushrooms
Cover Clue Last Updated: 05/12/2019 9:00am

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Prince Albert, for one
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Snowfall
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Wanted poster info
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