For the Journal, covering it all has been an awkward and frustrating challenge.
Apropos inflation, the government could try to inflate its way out of this crisis, covering the deficit by printing money.
Vatican thumbs its nose at UN report blasting them for covering up sex crimes.
Demian Bulwa is a staff writer at the San Francisco Chronicle, where he has been covering the death of Sandra Cantu.
Apparently Beyoncé got the memo about covering up at the Grammys.
There were other documents besides the covering letter which they read very carefully.
He raised the covering hand, and peered at the coin in the gathering gloom.
Such a covering would not stand a strong wind, but the cabin was well sheltered.
A squadron was engaged in covering the operations of a foraging party.
The next moment he was kneeling by the bedside, his face buried in the covering, which shook from the strong emotion it concealed.
mid-12c., from Old French covrir (12c., Modern French couvrir) "to cover, protect, conceal, dissemble," from Late Latin coperire, from Latin cooperire "to cover over, overwhelm, bury," from com-, intensive prefix (see com-), + operire "to close, cover" (see weir). Related: Covered; covering. Military sense is from 1680s; newspaper sense first recorded 1893; use in football dates from 1907. Betting sense is 1857. OF horses, as a euphemism for "copulate" it dates from 1530s. Covered wagon attested from 1745.
early 13c., in compounds, from cover (v.). Meaning "recording of a song already recorded by another" is 1966. Cover girl is U.S. slang from 1915, shortening of magazine-cover girl.