Synonyms for covering

Synonyms for (noun) covering

Synonyms: covering, application, coating

Definition: the work of applying something

Usage: the doctor prescribed a topical application of iodine; a complete bleach requires several applications; the surface was ready for a coating of paint;

Similar words: manual labor, manual labour

Definition: labor done with the hands

Synonyms: covering

Definition: the act of protecting something by covering it

Similar words: protection

Definition: the activity of protecting someone or something

Usage: the witnesses demanded police protection

Synonyms: masking, screening, cover, covering

Definition: the act of concealing the existence of something by obstructing the view of it

Usage: the cover concealed their guns from enemy aircraft

Similar words: hiding, concealing, concealment

Definition: the activity of keeping something secret

Synonyms: covering

Definition: an artifact that covers something else (usually to protect or shelter or conceal it)

Similar words: artefact, artifact

Definition: a man-made object taken as a whole

Synonyms: cover, covering, natural covering

Definition: a natural object that covers or envelops

Usage: under a covering of dust; the fox was flushed from its cover

Similar words: natural object

Definition: an object occurring naturally; not made by man

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