under cover
phrasal 1. in an envelope or wrapper 2. under concealment ; in secret

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Under cover — Cover Cov er (k?v ?r), n. 1. Anything which is laid, set, or spread, upon, about, or over, another thing; an envelope; a lid; as, the cover of a book. [1913 Webster] 2. Anything which veils or conceals; a screen; disguise; a cloak. Under cover of …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Under Cover — Album par Ozzy Osbourne Sortie 1er novembre 2005 Genre Heavy metal Label Epic Records …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Under Cover — es un disco de Ozzy Osbourne lanzado el año 2005. Contiene covers de bandas que influenciaron a Osbourne a lo largo de su carrera, como King Crimson, The Beatles, Eric Burdon y The Rolling Stones. En este disco acompañan a Ozzy, Jerry Cantrell de …   Wikipedia Español

  • under cover — index safe Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • Under Cover — Infobox Album | Name = Under Cover Type = Cover album Artist = Ozzy Osbourne Released = November 1, 2005 Recorded = Genre = Heavy metal Neo classical metal Length = Label = Epic Records Producer = Reviews = *Allmusic Rating|3|5… …   Wikipedia

  • under cover — {adv.} or {adj. phr.} Hidden; concealed. * /The prisoners escaped under cover of darkness./ * /He kept his invention under cover until it was patented./ Compare: UNDER WRAPS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • under cover — {adv.} or {adj. phr.} Hidden; concealed. * /The prisoners escaped under cover of darkness./ * /He kept his invention under cover until it was patented./ Compare: UNDER WRAPS …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • under\ cover — adv or adj. phr. Hidden; concealed. The prisoners escaped under cover of darkness. He kept his invention under cover until it was patented. Compare: under wraps …   Словарь американских идиом

  • under cover — pretending to be someone else in order to find out secret information go/work under cover: Working under cover is one of the most dangerous types of police work …   English dictionary

  • under cover — adjective protected by a covering or shelter When it started to rain we got under cover …   Wiktionary

  • under cover — hidden, concealed The police officer went under cover to look for the drug dealers …   Idioms and examples

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