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A removable or hinged cover for a hollow receptacle or box.
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  1. A removable or hinged cover for a hollow receptacle or box.
  2. (Slang) A small package of marijuana, usually about an ounce
  3. A movable cover, hinged or unattached, as for a box, trunk, pot, etc.; top
To spread over or across (something); to permeate, overrun.
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  1. To spread over or across (something); to permeate, overrun.
  2. To spread or extend over the surface of:
  3. To spread over; cover the surface of
Anything that covers
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  1. Anything that covers
  2. Something that covers, so as to protect or conceal.
  3. (Uncountable) Action of the verb to cover.
A toy having one end tapered to a point, allowing it to be spun, as by suddenly pulling a string wound around it.
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  1. A toy having one end tapered to a point, allowing it to be spun, as by suddenly pulling a string wound around it.
  2. The uppermost part, point, surface, or end:
  3. The highest position or rank:
A small explosive charge enclosed in paper for use in a toy gun.
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  1. A small explosive charge enclosed in paper for use in a toy gun.
  2. A protective cover or seal, especially one that closes off an end or a tip:
  3. A special head covering worn to indicate rank, occupation, or membership in a particular group:
Material used to cover this surface.
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  1. Material used to cover this surface.
  2. The inside top part or covering of a room, opposite the floor
  3. The highest altitude under particular weather conditions from which the ground is still visible.
A structure of canvas on a framework sheltering an area or forming a sheltered walk to the entrance of a building
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  1. A structure of canvas on a framework sheltering an area or forming a sheltered walk to the entrance of a building
  2. A protective rooflike covering, often of canvas, mounted on a frame over a walkway or door.
  3. A covering, usually of cloth, suspended over a throne or bed or held aloft on poles above an eminent person or a sacred object.
A structure of canvas, metal, etc. projecting from above a window or door or over a patio, deck, etc. as a protection from the sun or rain
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  1. A structure of canvas, metal, etc. projecting from above a window or door or over a patio, deck, etc. as a protection from the sun or rain
  2. A rooflike structure, often made of canvas or plastic, that serves as a shelter, as over a storefront, window, door, or deck.
A small cylindrical plug of lint or gauze used to keep open or probe a wound or an orifice.
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  1. A small cylindrical plug of lint or gauze used to keep open or probe a wound or an orifice.
  2. A portable shelter consisting of canvas, skins, etc. stretched over poles and attached to stakes
  3. A portable shelter made of fabric or other material stretched over a supporting framework of poles and usually stabilized or secured to the ground with cords and stakes.
A projecting, rooflike structure or sign over the entrance to a theater or other entertainment venue advertising information about current or upcoming attractions
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  1. A projecting, rooflike structure or sign over the entrance to a theater or other entertainment venue advertising information about current or upcoming attractions
  2. A rooflike structure, often bearing a signboard, projecting over an entrance, as to a theater or hotel.
  3. (Chiefly Brit.) A large tent with open sides, esp. one used for some outdoor entertainment
Air cover, especially during a military operation.
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  1. Air cover, especially during a military operation.
  2. A device for protection from the weather consisting of a collapsible, usually circular canopy mounted on a central rod.
  3. A screen or shade, usually of cloth stretched over a folding radial frame, carried for protection against the rain or sun
A lightweight umbrella carried as a sunshade
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  1. A lightweight umbrella carried as a sunshade
  2. A light, usually small umbrella carried as protection from the sun.
The top covering of something:
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  1. The top covering of something:
  2. The upper surface of an anatomical structure, especially one having a vaulted inner structure:
  3. The exterior surface and its supporting structures on the top of a building.
Something, such as a thick growth of hair on the head, that resembles thatch.
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  1. Something, such as a thick growth of hair on the head, that resembles thatch.
  2. Any of a number of palms whose leaves are used for thatch
  3. A covering, as the roof of a house, made of straw, rushes, palm leaves, etc.
Any dome-shaped structure or object; specif., a sports stadium covered with a dome
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  1. Any dome-shaped structure or object; specif., a sports stadium covered with a dome
  2. A hemispherical roof or one formed by a series of rounded arches or vaults on a round or many-sided base; cupola
  3. A roof or vault having a circular, polygonal, or elliptical base and a generally hemispherical or semispherical shape.
A layer that covers or encloses:
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  1. A layer that covers or encloses:
  2. Anything used as or resembling a blanket; covering
  3. A thick rubber mat used in the offset printing process to transfer ink from the plate to the paper being printed.
  1. A coverlet.
  2. A usually decorative covering for a bed.
  3. A cover spread over the blanket on a bed, mainly for ornament
Any covering
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  1. Any covering
  2. A bed covering; bedspread
  3. A blanket used as a bed covering, usually quilted.
A person or thing that stops or causes a stoppage
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  1. A person or thing that stops or causes a stoppage
  2. In soccer, a defensive player who plays behind the center midfielder and often guards the opponent's best forward.
  3. (Baseball) A relief pitcher, especially one called upon to protect a lead.
(Informal) A boost, advertisement, etc., esp. one inserted gratuitously in the noncommercial parts of a radio or TV program, magazine article, etc. for someone or something
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  1. (Informal) A boost, advertisement, etc., esp. one inserted gratuitously in the noncommercial parts of a radio or TV program, magazine article, etc. for someone or something
  2. (Electricity) A fitting, commonly with two metal prongs for insertion in a fixed socket, used to connect an appliance to a power supply.
  3. A usually cylindrical or conic piece cut from something larger, often as a sample.
A piece of cork or something made of cork; esp., a stopper for a bottle, cask, etc.
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  1. A piece of cork or something made of cork; esp., a stopper for a bottle, cask, etc.
  2. The light, thick, elastic outer bark of an oak tree, the cork oak (Quercus suber) of the beech family, that grows in the Mediterranean area: used for floats, stoppers, linoleum, insulation, etc.
  3. A small float used on a fishing line or net to buoy up the line or net or to indicate when a fish bites.
A fabric of coarse open weave, used as a foundation for needlework.
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  1. A fabric of coarse open weave, used as a foundation for needlework.
  2. A specially prepared piece of canvas on which an oil painting is made
  3. A piece of such fabric on which a painting, especially an oil painting, is executed.
A wax wafer, piece of paper, etc. bearing the impression of some official design and used as to authenticate a signature or document
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  1. A wax wafer, piece of paper, etc. bearing the impression of some official design and used as to authenticate a signature or document
  2. A design, initial, or other device placed on a letter, document, etc., as a mark of genuineness or authenticity: letters were, esp. formerly, closed with a wafer of molten wax into which was pressed the distinctive seal of the sender
  3. Something that seals, closes, or fastens tightly or securely; specif., a piece of metal, paper, etc. so placed over a lid, cap, etc. that it must be broken before the container can be opened
A sheet of waterproof material, specif. canvas coated or impregnated with a waterproofing compound, for spreading over something to protect it as from weather damage
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  1. A sheet of waterproof material, specif. canvas coated or impregnated with a waterproofing compound, for spreading over something to protect it as from weather damage
  2. A hat made of, or covered with, painted or tarred cloth, worn by sailors and others.
  3. (Countable) A heavy, waterproof sheet of material, often cloth, used as a cover.
The action of one that binds:
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  1. The action of one that binds:
  2. The material that holds the pages of a book together, especially the cover:
  3. An item (usually rope, tape, or string) used to hold two or more things together.
A sheet of cardboard or heavy paper folded for holding loose papers, as in a file
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  1. A sheet of cardboard or heavy paper folded for holding loose papers, as in a file
  2. A flexible cover folded in the center and used as a holder for loose paper:
  3. A machine or person who folds things.
(Computing) A construct, such as a class or module, that serves to mediate access to another.
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  1. (Computing) A construct, such as a class or module, that serves to mediate access to another.
  2. A loose garment that is wrapped around the body; esp., a woman's dressing gown or baby's robe
  3. One who, or that which, wraps.
Paper used for wrapping parcels (in this case, often brown) or presents (in this case, often colourful/colorful and decorative).
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  1. Paper used for wrapping parcels (in this case, often brown) or presents (in this case, often colourful/colorful and decorative).
A piece of a person's suit, beside trousers and, sometimes, waistcoat ; coat (US)
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  1. A piece of a person's suit, beside trousers and, sometimes, waistcoat ; coat (US)
  2. A piece of clothing worn on the upper body outside a shirt or blouse, often waist length to thigh length.
  3. The outer metal shell or case of a bullet.
(Linguistics) In traditional grammar, a distinct form of a noun, pronoun, or modifier that is used to express one or more particular syntactic relationships to other words in a sentence.
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  1. (Linguistics) In traditional grammar, a distinct form of a noun, pronoun, or modifier that is used to express one or more particular syntactic relationships to other words in a sentence.
  2. In some varieties of generative grammar, the thematic or semantic role of a noun phrase as represented abstractly but not necessarily indicated overtly in surface structure. In such frameworks, nouns in English have Case even in the absence of inflectional case endings.
  3. A set or pair:
(Biology) An enveloping tubular structure, such as the base of a grass leaf that surrounds the stem or the tissue that encloses a muscle or nerve fiber.
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  1. (Biology) An enveloping tubular structure, such as the base of a grass leaf that surrounds the stem or the tissue that encloses a muscle or nerve fiber.
  2. A covering or receptacle resembling this, as the membrane around a muscle, a leaf base enveloping a stem of grass, etc.
  3. A usually close-fitting case or covering for a blade, as of a sword.
Printed matter set across a page, or across several columns, of a newspaper, magazine, etc.
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  1. Printed matter set across a page, or across several columns, of a newspaper, magazine, etc.
  2. A position taken in two or more options or futures contracts in order to profit from a change in their relative prices.
  3. A cloth covering for a bed, table, or other piece of furniture.
A broad rectangular piece of fabric serving as a basic article of bedding.
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  1. A broad rectangular piece of fabric serving as a basic article of bedding.
  2. A rectangular piece of paper, esp. one of a number of pieces cut to a definite, uniform size, as for use in writing, printing, etc.
  3. A broad, thin, usually rectangular piece of any material, as glass, plywood, metal, etc.
A fitted protective or decorative cover that may be slipped off and on a piece of upholstered furniture, usually made of cloth.
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  1. A fitted protective or decorative cover that may be slipped off and on a piece of upholstered furniture, usually made of cloth.
  2. A fitted removable cover of cloth or other material for a piece of upholstered furniture.
(Short for) tarpaulin
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  1. (Short for) tarpaulin
  2. (Humorous, chiefly Internet slang) Deliberate misspelling of trap.
  3. Short form of tarpaulin.
A natural outer covering, such as the fur of an animal or the enveloping layer of an organ.
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  1. A natural outer covering, such as the fur of an animal or the enveloping layer of an organ.
  2. A layer of material covering something else; a coating:
  3. A layer of some substance, as paint, over a surface
Anything that covers
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  1. Anything that covers
  2. Something that covers, so as to protect or conceal.
  3. (Uncountable) Action of the verb to cover.
A transparent sheet containing graphic matter, such as labels or colored areas, placed on illustrative matter to be incorporated into it.
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  1. A transparent sheet containing graphic matter, such as labels or colored areas, placed on illustrative matter to be incorporated into it.
  2. (Printing) A piece of paper used on a press tympan to vary the pressure that produces light and dark tones.
  3. A transparent flap showing additional details, areas of color, etc. placed over a map, art work, etc.
The action of one that binds:
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  1. The action of one that binds:
  2. (Sports) The fastening on a ski or board for securing the boot, often releasing automatically to prevent injury.
  3. The material that holds the pages of a book together, especially the cover:
A hard, fine-grained, metamorphic rock, typically formed from shale, that cleaves naturally into thin, smooth-surfaced layers
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  1. A hard, fine-grained, metamorphic rock, typically formed from shale, that cleaves naturally into thin, smooth-surfaced layers
  2. A piece of this rock cut for use as roofing or surfacing material or as a writing surface.
  3. A fine-grained metamorphic rock that forms when shale undergoes metamorphosis. Slate splits into thin layers with smooth surfaces. It ranges in color from gray to black or from red to green, depending on the minerals contained in the shale from which it formed.
A mixture of a pigment with oil, water, etc., in liquid or paste form, applied as with a brush, roller, or spray gun, and used for protective covering or coloring of a surface or for making pictures on canvas, paper, etc.
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  1. A mixture of a pigment with oil, water, etc., in liquid or paste form, applied as with a brush, roller, or spray gun, and used for protective covering or coloring of a surface or for making pictures on canvas, paper, etc.
  2. A Paint horse.
  3. A dried coat of paint
Small, smooth pebbles, as found on a beach.
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  1. Small, smooth pebbles, as found on a beach.
  2. A woman's short haircut in which the hair over the nape is shaped close to the head
  3. A thin, wedge-shaped piece of wood, asphaltic material, slate, etc. laid with others in a series of overlapping rows as a covering for roofs and the sides of houses
Any attractive but superficial appearance or display
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  1. Any attractive but superficial appearance or display
  2. Any of the thin layers glued together to form plywood
  3. A thin surface layer of fine wood or costly material laid over a base of common material
The hard, clear, glossy surface produced
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  1. The hard, clear, glossy surface produced
  2. The smooth coating or gloss resulting from the application of this liquid:
  3. A preparation made of resinous substances dissolved in oil (oil varnish) or in alcohol, turpentine, etc. (spirit varnish), used to give a hard, clear, glossy surface to wood, metal, etc.
Elegance of style or manners; refinement.
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  1. Elegance of style or manners; refinement.
  2. The act or process of polishing:
  3. A substance containing chemical agents or abrasive particles and applied to smooth or shine a surface:
A holy place, as a building set aside for worship of the divinity or of one or more deities
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  1. A holy place, as a building set aside for worship of the divinity or of one or more deities
  2. A particularly holy place within a church or temple, as the part around the altar, the holy of holies in the Jewish Temple, etc.
  3. A place of refuge or protection; asylum: orig., fugitives from justice were immune from arrest in churches or other sacred places
Something that lowers the risk of pregnancy or infection, especially the use of a condom.
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  1. Something that lowers the risk of pregnancy or infection, especially the use of a condom.
  2. A protecting or being protected
  3. One that protects:
A place where one is safe and secure; refuge
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  1. A place where one is safe and secure; refuge
  2. A place of refuge, sanctuary, or shelter, especially an institution for the maintenance and care of people requiring special assistance. A place of refuge, sanctuary, or shelter, especially an institution for the maintenance and care of people requiring special assistance.
  3. A place offering protection and safety; a shelter.
Shelter or protection from danger, difficulty, etc.
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  1. Shelter or protection from danger, difficulty, etc.
  2. An expedient to secure protection or defence.
  3. Protection or shelter, as from danger or hardship:
Thick underbrush or woodland affording cover for game.
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  1. Thick underbrush or woodland affording cover for game.
  2. (Ornithology) Any of the small feathers covering a particular area of a bird, as the bases of the larger feathers of a wing or tail
  3. (Zoology) One of the small feathers covering the bases of the longer feathers of a bird's wings or tail.
A place where something or someone may be safely hidden
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  1. A place where something or someone may be safely hidden
The medium in which movies are shown:
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  1. The medium in which movies are shown:
  2. (--- Football) A screen pass.
  3. A screen memory.
A person or thing used to deceive or mislead; decoy
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  1. A person or thing used to deceive or mislead; decoy
  2. Something, such as a window shade or a Venetian blind, that hinders vision or shuts out light.
  3. Blind people considered as a group. Used with the:
To cover with or as with a carpet
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  1. To cover with or as with a carpet
  2. To cover with or as if with a carpet:
To cover so as to inhibit, suppress, or extinguish:
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  1. To cover so as to inhibit, suppress, or extinguish:
  2. To cover with or as if with a blanket:
  3. To cut off wind from the sails of (another boat) by passing close to windward, as in yacht racing
To follow with something better; surpass or outdo:
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  1. To follow with something better; surpass or outdo:
  2. To put a finishing touch on; embellish
  3. To cover the top or end of; form a cap
In a close manner; very near; closely
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  1. In a close manner; very near; closely
  2. To bring to an end; terminate:
  3. To draw or bind together the edges of:
To create (a new area code) having the same boundaries as another:
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  1. To create (a new area code) having the same boundaries as another:
  2. To cover the surface of with a decorative layer or design:
  3. To smother with a close covering, or by lying upon.
To give a surface to, as in paving
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  1. To give a surface to, as in paving
  2. To work or dig a mine at or near the surface of the ground.
  3. To bring to the surface:
To block doors or windows with boards, either to prevent access or as protection from storms, etc.
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  1. To block doors or windows with boards, either to prevent access or as protection from storms, etc.
To put or lay on top of something else, esp. so that both remain visible, audible, etc.
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  1. To put or lay on top of something else, esp. so that both remain visible, audible, etc.
  2. To place an object over another object, usually in such a way that both will be visible.
  3. To add as a distinct feature, element, or quality:
To cover with a layer of something
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  1. To cover with a layer of something
  2. To provide or cover with a coat.
  3. To cover with a layer, as of paint.
To surround:
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  1. To surround:
  2. To conceal; hide
  3. To wrap up; cover completely
To cover with or as if with a shroud:
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  1. To cover with or as if with a shroud:
  2. To cover as if with a shroud; hide; veil; obscure
To enclose in or as if in a case.
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  1. To enclose in or as if in a case.
  2. To put into a case or cases
  3. To cover completely; enclose
To conceal; hide
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  1. To conceal; hide
  2. To cover or conceal with a cloak or something that acts like a cloak:
  3. To cover with or as with a cloak
A structure or arrangement of metal plates or mesh designed to protect a piece of electronic equipment from electrostatic or magnetic interference.
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  1. A structure or arrangement of metal plates or mesh designed to protect a piece of electronic equipment from electrostatic or magnetic interference.
  2. A large geographic area where rocks of a continent's craton (the ancient, relatively undisturbed portion of a continental plate) are visible at the surface. A shield is often surrounded by platforms covered with sediment.
  3. A wall or housing of an absorbing material, such as concrete or lead, built around a nuclear reactor to prevent the escape of radiation.
To separate, conceal, shelter, or protect, with or as with a screen
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  1. To separate, conceal, shelter, or protect, with or as with a screen
  2. To show or project (a movie, for example) on a screen.
  3. To separate or sift out (fine particles of sand, for example) by means of a sieve or screen.
To reside; live
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  1. To reside; live
  2. To shelter, keep, or store in a house or other structure:
  3. To cover, harbor, or shelter by or as if by putting into a house
To show or project (a movie, for example) on a screen.
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  1. To show or project (a movie, for example) on a screen.
  2. To separate, conceal, shelter, or protect, with or as with a screen
  3. To provide with a screen or screens:
To conceal, usually through misrepresentation or other artifice:
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  1. To conceal, usually through misrepresentation or other artifice:
  2. To disguise (a thing or person) in order to conceal
  3. To conceal by the use of camouflage.
To conceal or cover with or as with a mask
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  1. To conceal or cover with or as with a mask
  2. To cover in order to conceal, protect, or disguise:
  3. To cover (the face, for example) with a decorative or protective mask.
To keep from being observed or discovered; hide.
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  1. To keep from being observed or discovered; hide.
  2. To put out of sight; hide
To include or contain as part of something broader.
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  1. To include or contain as part of something broader.
  2. (Law) To try illegally to influence or instruct (a jury)
  3. To include; contain
(Usage Problem) To compose; make up; constitute:
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  1. (Usage Problem) To compose; make up; constitute:
  2. To be composed of or contain:
  3. To include; contain
To give substantial, material, or physical form to
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  1. To give substantial, material, or physical form to
  2. To form into a body; to combine, as different ingredients, into one consistent mass.
  3. To include (something) as a part.
To extend or move a hand, arm, or other body part, especially when trying to touch or grasp something:
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  1. To extend or move a hand, arm, or other body part, especially when trying to touch or grasp something:
  2. To make an effort to address the needs of a group or community. Often used with out:
  3. (Naut.) To sail on a reach
To come together:
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  1. To come together:
  2. To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
  3. To deal or contend with effectively:
To extend across; cross:
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  1. To extend across; cross:
  2. To travel or pass across, over, or through:
  3. To move across; cross over
To carry or lead across
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  1. To carry or lead across
  2. To place crosswise one over the other:
  3. (Sports) To propel (a ball or puck) as a cross, as in soccer.
To overwhelm with a large number or amount; swamp:
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  1. To overwhelm with a large number or amount; swamp:
  2. To overwhelm as with a flood
  3. To overrun with water; inundate.
To pour a liquid or particles into (a container):
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  1. To pour a liquid or particles into (a container):
  2. To stream or flow continuously or profusely:
  3. To rain heavily
Water that condenses from water vapor in the atmosphere and falls to Earth as separate drops from clouds. Rain forms primarily in three ways: at weather fronts, when the water vapor in the warmer mass of air cools and condenses; along mountain ranges, when a warm mass of air is forced to rise over a mountain and its water vapor cools and condenses; and by convection in hot climates, when the water vapor in suddenly rising masses of warm air cools and condenses.
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  1. Water that condenses from water vapor in the atmosphere and falls to Earth as separate drops from clouds. Rain forms primarily in three ways: at weather fronts, when the water vapor in the warmer mass of air cools and condenses; along mountain ranges, when a warm mass of air is forced to rise over a mountain and its water vapor cools and condenses; and by convection in hot climates, when the water vapor in suddenly rising masses of warm air cools and condenses.
  2. To release rain.
  3. To give abundantly; shower:
To overwhelm with a rush or great amount of anything
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  1. To overwhelm with a rush or great amount of anything
  2. To cover or engulf with a flood; deluge
  3. To cover with water, especially floodwaters.
To go under or as if under water.
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  1. To go under or as if under water.
  2. To place under or cover with water or the like; plunge into water, inundate, etc.
  3. To sink or plunge beneath the surface of water, etc.
To pour forth or scatter in or as in a shower
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  1. To pour forth or scatter in or as in a shower
  2. To fall or pour down in a shower.
  3. To bathe under a shower
To administer a large oral dose of liquid medicine to (an animal).
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  1. To administer a large oral dose of liquid medicine to (an animal).
  2. To provide with something in great abundance; surfeit:
  3. To wet through and through; soak.
To plunge, as into a gulf
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  1. To plunge, as into a gulf
  2. To swallow up; overwhelm
  3. To swallow up or overwhelm by or as if by overflowing and enclosing:
To deal with successfully; prevail over; surmount:
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  1. To deal with successfully; prevail over; surmount:
  2. To get the better of in competition, struggle, etc.; conquer
  3. To overpower, as with emotion; affect deeply:
(Idiomatic) To cover, obscure, or hide by being louder than.
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  1. (Idiomatic) To cover, obscure, or hide by being louder than.
To spread or cover over; flood.
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  1. To spread or cover over; flood.
  2. To have a boundless supply; be superabundant.
  3. To be filled beyond capacity, as a container or waterway.
To spread or extend over the surface of:
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  1. To spread or extend over the surface of:
  2. To spread over or across (something); to permeate, overrun.
  3. To spread over; cover the surface of
To tell in order or one by one
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  1. To tell in order or one by one
  2. To tell over; to relate in detail; to recite; to tell or narrate the particulars of; to rehearse; to enumerate; as, to recount one's blessings.
  3. To tell in detail; give an account of; narrate
To tell (a story) in writing or speech
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  1. To tell (a story) in writing or speech
  2. To read (descriptive or narrative passages), as in a documentary film
  3. To give an account of (events, for example) in speech or writing or by means of images.
To have or establish a social relationship; interact:
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  1. To have or establish a social relationship; interact:
  2. To connect or associate, as in thought or meaning; show as having to do with; show a relation between
  3. To tell the story of or give an account of; narrate; recount
To keep from being observed or discovered; hide.
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  1. To keep from being observed or discovered; hide.
  2. To put out of sight; hide
To cover with or as if with a shroud:
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  1. To cover with or as if with a shroud:
  2. To cover as if with a shroud; hide; veil; obscure
To conceal from the knowledge of others; keep secret
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  1. To conceal from the knowledge of others; keep secret
  2. To cut off from sight; cover up:
  3. To prevent the disclosure or recognition of; conceal:
To be or become silent or still.
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  1. To be or become silent or still.
  2. To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
  3. To stop making noise; be or become quiet or silent
To cover in order to conceal, protect, or disguise:
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  1. To cover in order to conceal, protect, or disguise:
  2. To conceal or cover with or as with a mask
  3. To cover (the face, for example) with a decorative or protective mask.
(Archaic) To take shelter
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  1. (Archaic) To take shelter
  2. (Archaic) To shelter; protect.
  3. To take cover; find shelter.
To conceal or disguise:
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  1. To conceal or disguise:
  2. To wear a veil.
  3. To conceal, hide, disguise, screen, obscure, etc.
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  1. To clothe.
  2. To face the surface of
  3. To bond a layer of another metal to
To put another material on the surface of
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  1. To put another material on the surface of
  2. To turn, or have the face or front turned, toward
  3. To turn the face in a specified direction.
To enclose with a protective covering; encase.
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  1. To enclose with a protective covering; encase.
  2. To thrust (a sword, knife, etc.) into flesh
  3. To enclose in or protect with a case or covering
To furnish with sides or siding
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  1. To furnish with sides or siding
  2. To align oneself (with one of opposing parties, factions, etc.)
  3. To provide sides or siding for:
To become covered with skin or a similar layer:
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  1. To become covered with skin or a similar layer:
  2. To bruise, cut, or injure the skin or surface of:
  3. The outer covering of a vertebrate animal, consisting of two layers of cells, a thick inner layer (the dermis) and a thin outer layer (the epidermis). Structures such as hair, scales, or feathers are contained in the skin, as are fat cells, sweat glands, and sensory receptors. Skin provides a protective barrier against disease-causing microorganisms and against the sun's ultraviolet rays. In warm-blooded animals, it aids in temperature regulation, as by insulating against the cold.
To cover with or as with a blanket; overspread; overlie
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  1. To cover with or as with a blanket; overspread; overlie
  2. To cover with or as if with a blanket:
  3. 1884: Mark Twain, The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn, Chapter VIII
To apply the finishing touch to; complete:
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  1. To apply the finishing touch to; complete:
  2. To cover the top or end of; form a cap
  3. To cover, protect, or seal with a cap.
To create (a new area code) having the same boundaries as another:
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  1. To create (a new area code) having the same boundaries as another:
  2. To lay, or spread, something over or across; to cover.
  3. To lay or spread over
To distribute widely:
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  1. To distribute widely:
  2. To be extended or enlarged:
  3. To cover with a layer:
To rise or accumulate:
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  1. To rise or accumulate:
  2. To achieve, produce, or attain:
  3. To compose:
To attend to in such a way as to take care of or put in order:
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  1. To attend to in such a way as to take care of or put in order:
  2. To make good use of something because of need:
  3. To make a tour of; visit:
To be accountable or subordinate to someone:
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  1. To be accountable or subordinate to someone:
  2. To write or provide an account or summation of for publication or broadcast:
  3. To present oneself:
A place where one is safe and secure; refuge
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  1. A place where one is safe and secure; refuge
  2. A place of refuge, sanctuary, or shelter, especially an institution for the maintenance and care of people requiring special assistance. A place of refuge, sanctuary, or shelter, especially an institution for the maintenance and care of people requiring special assistance.
  3. A place offering protection and safety; a shelter.
(Ornithology) Any of the small feathers covering a particular area of a bird, as the bases of the larger feathers of a wing or tail
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  1. (Ornithology) Any of the small feathers covering a particular area of a bird, as the bases of the larger feathers of a wing or tail
  2. (Zoology) One of the small feathers covering the bases of the longer feathers of a bird's wings or tail.
  3. A covered or protected place; shelter
A protected inlet, or branch of a sea, lake, etc., where ships can anchor, esp. one with port facilities
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  1. A protected inlet, or branch of a sea, lake, etc., where ships can anchor, esp. one with port facilities
  2. A sheltered part of a body of water deep enough to provide anchorage for ships.
  3. A place of refuge, safety, etc.; retreat; shelter
A harbor or anchorage; a port.
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  1. A harbor or anchorage; a port.
  2. A place of refuge or rest; a sanctuary.
Something that lowers the risk of pregnancy or infection, especially the use of a condom.
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  1. Something that lowers the risk of pregnancy or infection, especially the use of a condom.
  2. Payment made by racketeers to officials or law enforcement to avoid arrest or prosecution.
  3. One that protects:
Shelter or protection from danger, difficulty, etc.
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  1. Shelter or protection from danger, difficulty, etc.
  2. An expedient to secure protection or defence.
  3. Protection or shelter, as from danger or hardship:
(Mil.) The withdrawal of troops, ships, etc. from a position, esp. when forced by enemy attack
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  1. (Mil.) The withdrawal of troops, ships, etc. from a position, esp. when forced by enemy attack
  2. The act or process of moving back or away, especially from something hazardous, formidable, or unpleasant:
  3. A place affording peace, quiet, privacy, or security.
A holy place, as a building set aside for worship of the divinity or of one or more deities
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  1. A holy place, as a building set aside for worship of the divinity or of one or more deities
  2. A particularly holy place within a church or temple, as the part around the altar, the holy of holies in the Jewish Temple, etc.
  3. A place of refuge or protection; asylum: orig., fugitives from justice were immune from arrest in churches or other sacred places
The state of being covered or protected; protection; refuge
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  1. The state of being covered or protected; protection; refuge
  2. A refuge, haven or other cover or protection from something.
  3. Something that covers or protects; protection, or place affording protection, as from the elements or danger
A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
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  1. A loose outer garment, such as a cape.
  2. Something that covers or conceals:
  3. A loose outer garment, usually sleeveless and extending to or below the knees
A reddening of the face, as a blush or sign of anger.
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  1. A reddening of the face, as a blush or sign of anger.
  2. The sensation produced by the effect of light waves striking the retina of the eye. The color of something depends mainly on which wavelengths of light it emits, reflects, or transmits.
  3. Color of the face; esp., a healthy rosiness or a blush
Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
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  1. Characteristic aspect, tone, or style.
  2. The effect created by a particular use of color
  3. Appearance with regard to color.
A pretense or misrepresentation:
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  1. A pretense or misrepresentation:
  2. Appearance that misrepresents the true character of something:
  3. Clothes or accessories worn to conceal one's true identity.
Disguise (deceptive appearance)
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Facial cosmetics:
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  1. Facial cosmetics:
  2. Value or standing in the eyes of others; prestige:
  3. A person's countenance:
Attitude or appearance, as of the face, indicating state of mind; external behavior when facing a problem, etc.
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  1. Attitude or appearance, as of the face, indicating state of mind; external behavior when facing a problem, etc.
  2. The forehead or face, especially of a bird or other animal.
  3. (Archit.) A face of a building; esp., the face with the principal entrance
A superficially or deceptively attractive appearance or good reputation:
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  1. A superficially or deceptively attractive appearance or good reputation:
  2. A brief explanatory note or translation of a difficult or technical expression usually inserted in the margin or between lines of a text or manuscript.
  3. A kind of paint that dries to a shiny finish.
Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
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  1. Misleading appearance; cover, cloak.
  2. Customary way of speaking or acting; fashion, manner, practice (often used formerly in such phrases as "at his own guise"; that is, in his own fashion, to suit himself.)
  3. External appearance in manner or dress; appropriate indication or expression; garb; shape.
A protective covering for the face or head, as a wire screen [fencer's mask] or respirator [gas mask]
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  1. A protective covering for the face or head, as a wire screen [fencer's mask] or respirator [gas mask]
  2. A grotesque or comic representation of a face, worn to amuse or frighten, as at Halloween
  3. An area of contrasting color on the face and usually across the eyes of an animal.
An involved scheme; a charade.
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  1. An involved scheme; a charade.
  2. A ball or party at which masks and fancy costumes or disguises are worn
  3. A disguise or false outward show; a pretense:
A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
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  1. A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
  2. A false or studied show; an affectation:
  3. A false show of something
A cover-up; front
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  1. A cover-up; front
  2. A reason or excuse given to hide the real reason for something.
  3. A false reason or motive put forth to hide the real one; excuse
The barest trace; a modicum:
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  1. The barest trace; a modicum:
  2. A likeness, image, or representation
  3. Seeming; appearance; show; figure; form.
(Informal) An affair or undertaking:
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  1. (Informal) An affair or undertaking:
  2. A display; a manifestation:
  3. Display or outward appearance:
A piece of light fabric hung to separate or conceal what is behind it; a curtain.
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  1. A piece of light fabric hung to separate or conceal what is behind it; a curtain.
  2. A length of protective netting worn over the face by beekeepers.
  3. A piece of light fabric, as of net or gauze, worn, esp. by women,