transitive verb Date: 15th century to cover again or anew

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  • re-cover — [rē kuv′ər] vt. to cover again or anew …   English World dictionary

  • re-cover — 1 cover again. 2 provide (a chair etc.) with a new cover. * * * re cover f25 [re cover re covers re covered re covering] [ˌriː ˈkʌvə(r)] [ˌriː ˈkʌvər] verb re cover sth to put a ne …   Useful english dictionary

  • re-cover — /ree kuv euhr/, v.t. to cover again or anew. [1375 1425; late ME recoveren; see RE , COVER] * * * …   Universalium

  • re-cover — re cov•er [[t]riˈkʌv ər[/t]] v. t. to cover again …   From formal English to slang

  • re-cover — verb To cover again …   Wiktionary

  • re-cover — verb put a new cover or covering on …   English new terms dictionary

  • re-cover — /ˌri ˈkʌvə/ (say .ree kuvuh) verb (t) to cover again or anew …   Australian English dictionary

  • re- — Words formed with the prefix re are generally unhyphened (rearrange, regroup, reopen, reuse, etc.) except when the second element begins with an e (re enter, re evaluation, etc.) or when the combination needs to be distinguished from another word …   Modern English usage

  • re- — prefix 1》 once more; afresh; anew: reactivate.     ↘with return to a previous state: restore. 2》 (also red ) in return; mutually: resemble.     ↘in opposition: repel. 3》 behind or after: relic.     ↘in a withdrawn state: reticent.     ↘back and… …   English new terms dictionary

  • Cover Me (song) — Cover Me Single by Bruce Springsteen from the album Born in the U.S.A. B side …   Wikipedia

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