The upper surface of an anatomical structure, especially one having a vaulted inner structure:
The definition of a cloak is a long loose fitting piece of clothing worn over other clothes, sometimes with a hood and loose fitting arm holes.
The definition of a plate is a thin, flat and smooth sheet of something.
The definition of a pall is a black cloth put on a coffin at a funeral or a feeling of sadness or gloom that comes over people.
A container; a receptacle:
A case or pod, containing seeds, spores, or carpels; esp., a dry dehiscent fruit
Land remote from settlement:
The definition of a mantle is a shawl or a cloak.
The arguments in behalf of the defendant in a law case
The region of tissue lying between the epidermis (the outermost layer) and the vascular tissue in the roots and stems of plants. It is composed of collenchyma, parenchyma, and sclerenchyma. In roots the cortex transfers water and minerals from the epidermis to the vascular tissue, which distributes them to other parts of the plant. The cortex also provides structural support and stores food manufactured in the leaves.
Something, especially a structure, that provides cover or protection, as from the weather:
(--- Football) A screen pass.
Elegance of style or manners; refinement.
Certain types of varnish, such as marine spar varnish, are especially designed for outside surfaces subjected to severe weather conditions.
A decorative facing, as of brick.
A dried coat of paint
A blanket is defined as something that covers another surface completely, or is a soft piece of cloth or material that is used to cover.
The definition of a sheet is a rectangular piece of fabric covering a mattress, a rectangular piece of paper, or a continuous surface of something.
Printed matter set across a page, or across several columns, of a newspaper, magazine, etc.
The outer metal shell or case of a bullet.
A design used to identify a person or thing or to show that something is authentic, accurate, or of good quality:
(Snowboarding) a snowboarding aerialist maneuver involving a rotation where the rider goes heels over head, with the board overhead.
(Slang) The head; esp., the rounded top of the head
The hair growing on the head
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
A summit or top, as of a mountain.
A length of protective netting worn over the face by beekeepers.
A false appearance; a pretense:
A disguise, false show, or pretense
The definition of gloss is a bright or polished appearance.
The face; countenance
The public image; outward appearance.
Disguise is defined as a costume that hides your identity.
Color of the face; esp., a healthy rosiness or a blush
An area set aside for protection.
A residential institution for the care of the aged, mentally ill, etc.
A place of refuge, safety, etc.; retreat; shelter
To present oneself:
To present; offer:
To pay (someone) too much; compensate excessively.
(Psychol.) To engage in compensation
To have as part of something larger; encompass or include.
To contain; include
To encircle; to encompass; to enclose.
To interfere with; thwart or obstruct:
To lay in a cross direction; to cross.
To beat with a whip made from hide.
To cover as if with a shroud; hide; veil; obscure
To cause to reproduce, especially by controlled mating and selection:
To cover the surface of with a decorative layer or design:
To direct the efforts or attention of (oneself):
(Informal) To cope:
To deal with successfully or appropriately
To have a specified attitude toward and deal with accordingly
To buy or sell insurance.
To sit on and hatch (eggs)
To devise or originate, especially in secret:
To sit on or hatch eggs.
To make a tour of; visit:
To relate is defined as to have a connection to or tell the story of.
To narrate the facts or particulars of:
To move (text that will not fit on a line) automatically to the following line.
To conceal or gloss over (wrongdoing, for example).
To extend across in space or time:
To hide from view; screen
To protect or screen from light or heat
To meet the requirements of; suffice for:
To produce and discharge a substance, especially from the cells of specialized glands. For example, the islets of Langerhans in the pancreas secrete the hormone insulin.
To conceal from view; hide
To embody is defined as to represent in bodily form or to bring together as a whole.
To surpass; outshine:
Drape is defined as to cover or hang something with cloth, or to arrange cloth to fall in folds.
To explain in detail
(Patents) To include, contain or embrace, but not implying an exhaustive list.
To coat is to cover something completely, or to give someone an outer layer of clothing.
The definition of clothe is to provide with clothes.
To camouflage is defined as to hide or disguise yourself.
To have a boundless supply; be superabundant.
To wet through and through; soak.
To bathe under a shower
Submerge is defined as to cover over, or to place or go under water.
To cover with water, especially floodwaters.
To give abundantly; shower:
To rain heavily
To flood; inundate
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
(Naut.) To sail on a reach
To include or merge something into something else.
To store in a house
To wrap, enclose, or cover:
To face the surface of
Side is defined as to align oneself. Side is defined as to put a new finish on a surface.
To keep from public knowledge; suppress mention of. Often used with up :
The hiding or placement of an object out of notice or sight.
(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
The highest position or rank:
Binding is defined as an action or something that ties together, attaches or holds down.
One that protects:
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
(Informal) An act of concealment; a cover:
The definition of a jungle is an undeveloped land area with thick trees, plants and brush, or is the thick tangle of brush and vegetation itself, or a situation that is highly competitive or risky.
(Biology) An enclosing structure or cover, such as a membrane or the outer coat of a virus.
Protection or shelter, as from danger or hardship:
Protection and immunity from extradition granted by a government to a political refugee from another country.
The material encircling a magazine or newspaper sent by mail.
A piece of canvas cloth stretched across a frame on which one may paint.
The definition of a parasol is an umbrella used to shade someone from the sun.
The inside top part or covering of a room, opposite the floor
Mere empty show; pretense
A cover-up; front
A false or studied show; an affectation:
The definition of a guise is an outward appearance presented to the world that may not be true or accurate.
To show openly; to disclose; to reveal.
The definition of reveal is to show, disclose or admit something.
To forget things; be forgetful
To give up (something) completely or forever
Ignore is defined as to deliberately disregard, or to avoid noticing.
(Dated) A particular habit or manner; a peculiarity; a trait.
A usually close-fitting case or covering for a blade, as of a sword.
A carriage top.
Safety is a state of being protected from potential harm or something that has been designed to protect and prevent harm.
The act of attacking
To make a formal motion in parliamentary procedure:
To communicate or transmit (a signal, a message, or content, such as audio or video programming) to numerous recipients simultaneously over a communication network:
To cover or partly fill as if by a flood.
To pass or journey over or through; traverse:
Include is defined as to contain, enclose or consider as part of a whole.
To grapple; to engage in close combat.
A circular with one or more folds, each section of which is a separate printed page
A cover spread over the blanket on a bed, mainly for ornament
The definition of a quilt is a bed covering or blanket made from layers of fabric around a layer of batting with the layers are stitched together in a design or pattern.
The act of tilting or the condition of being tilted.
Something that provides protection against attack, loss, or injury, as:
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