(adjective, verb)


1. overlaid or spread or topped with or enclosed within something; sometimes used as a combining form

- women with covered faces

- covered wagons

- a covered balcony

Similar word(s): ariled, arillate, awninged, beaded, blanketed, canopied, cloaked, clothed, draped, mantled, wrapped, crusted, crustlike, crusty, encrusted, dabbled, spattered, splashed, splattered, drenched, dusty, mossy, muffled, peritrichous, plastered, sealed, overgrown, smothered, snowy, splashy, thickspread, tiled, white

Sentences with covered as an adjective:

- I think that we have covered everything that was on the agenda

- With my insurance, I am covered for earthquake damage also

- (poker) Having more money available for betting than another player. John has $100 on the table, while Jill only has $75. John has Jill covered.


1. simple past tense and past participle of cover