Covered - (imp. & p. p.) of Cover
Covering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Cover
Coverchief - (n.) A covering for the head.
Covercle - (n.) A small cover; a lid.
Covered - (a.) Under cover; screened; sheltered; not exposed; hidden.
Coverer - (n.) One who, or that which, covers.
Covering - (n.) Anything which covers or conceals, as a roof, a screen, a
wrapper, clothing, etc.
Coverlet - (n.) The uppermost cover of a bed or of any piece of
Coverlid - (n.) A coverlet.
Cover-point - (n.) The fielder in the games of cricket and lacrosse who
Coversed sine - () The versed sine of the complement of an arc or angle.
See Illust. of Functions.
Cover-shame - (n.) Something used to conceal infamy.
Covert - (v. t.) Covered over; private; hid; secret; disguised.
Covert - (v. t.) Sheltered; not open or exposed; retired; protected; as,
a covert nook.
Covert - (v. t.) Under cover, authority or protection; as, a feme covert,
a married woman who is considered as being under the protection and
control of her husband.
Covert - (a.) A place that covers and protects; a shelter; a defense.
Covert - (a.) One of the special feathers covering the bases of the
quills of the wings and tail of a bird. See Illust. of Bird.
Covert baron - () Under the protection of a husband; married.
Covertly - (adv.) Secretly; in private; insidiously.
Covertness - (n.) Secrecy; privacy.
Coverture - (n.) Covering; shelter; defense; hiding.
Coverture - (n.) The condition of a woman during marriage, because she is
considered under the cover, influence, power, and protection of her
husband, and therefore called a feme covert, or femme couverte.
Covered - (imp. & p. p.) of Covet
Discovered - (imp. & p. p.) of Discover
Discovering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Discover
Discover - (v. t.) To uncover.
Discover - (v. t.) To disclose; to lay open to view; to make visible; to
reveal; to make known; to show (what has been secret, unseen, or
Discover - (v. t.) To obtain for the first time sight or knowledge of, as
of a thing existing already, but not perceived or known; to find; to
ascertain; to espy; to detect.
Discover - (v. t.) To manifest without design; to show.
Discover - (v. t.) To explore; to examine.
Discover - (v. i.) To discover or show one's self.
Discoverability - (n.) The quality of being discoverable.
Discoverable - (a.) Capable of being discovered, found out, or perceived;
as, many minute animals are discoverable only by the help of the
microscope; truths discoverable by human industry.
Discoverer - (n.) One who discovers; one who first comes to the knowledge
of something; one who discovers an unknown country, or a new principle,
truth, or fact.
Discoverer - (n.) A scout; an explorer.
Discoverment - (n.) Discovery.
Discovert - (a.) Not covert; not within the bonds of matrimony;
unmarried; -- applied either to a woman who has never married or to a
Discovert - (n.) An uncovered place or part.
Discoverture - (n.) Discovery.
Discoverture - (n.) A state of being released from coverture; freedom of
a woman from the coverture of a husband.
Discoveries - (pl. ) of Discovery
Discovery - (n.) The action of discovering; exposure to view; laying
open; showing; as, the discovery of a plot.
Discovery - (n.) A making known; revelation; disclosure; as, a bankrupt
is bound to make a full discovery of his assets.
Discovery - (n.) Finding out or ascertaining something previously unknown
or unrecognized; as, Harvey's discovery of the circulation of the
Discovery - (n.) That which is discovered; a thing found out, or for the
first time ascertained or recognized; as, the properties of the magnet
were an important discovery.
Discovery - (n.) Exploration; examination.
Indiscoverable - (a.) Not discoverable; undiscoverable.
Indiscovery - (n.) Want of discovery.
Irrecoverable - (a.) Not capable of being recovered, regained, or
remedied; irreparable; as, an irrecoverable loss, debt, or injury.
Nondiscovery - (n.) Want or failure of discovery.
Overcover - (v. t.) To cover up.
Prediscover - (v. t.) To discover beforehand.
Prediscovery - (n.) A previous discovery.
Recover - (v. t.) To cover again.
Recovered - (imp. & p. p.) of Recover
Recovering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Recover
Recover - (v. t.) To get or obtain again; to get renewed possession of;
to win back; to regain.
Recover - (v. t.) To make good by reparation; to make up for; to
retrieve; to repair the loss or injury of; as, to recover lost time.
Recover - (v. t.) To restore from sickness, faintness, or the like; to
bring back to life or health; to cure; to heal.
Recover - (v. t.) To overcome; to get the better of, -- as a state of
mind or body.
Recover - (v. t.) To rescue; to deliver.
Recover - (v. t.) To gain by motion or effort; to obtain; to reach; to
Recover - (v. t.) To gain as a compensation; to obtain in return for
injury or debt; as, to recover damages in trespass; to recover debt and
costs in a suit at law; to obtain title to by judgement in a court of
law; as, to recover lands in ejectment or common recovery; to gain by
legal process; as, to recover judgement against a defendant.
Recover - (v. i.) To regain health after sickness; to grow well; to be
restored or cured; hence, to regain a former state or condition after
misfortune, alarm, etc.; -- often followed by of or from; as, to
recover from a state of poverty; to recover from fright.
Recover - (v. i.) To make one's way; to come; to arrive.
Recover - (v. i.) To obtain a judgement; to succeed in a lawsuit; as, the
plaintiff has recovered in his suit.
Recover - (n.) Recovery.
Recoverable - (a.) Capable of being recovered or regained; capable of
being brought back to a former condition, as from sickness, misfortune,
etc.; obtainable from a debtor or possessor; as, the debt is
recoverable; goods lost or sunk in the ocean are not recoverable.
Re coverance - (n.) Recovery.
Recoveree - (n.) The person against whom a judgment is obtained in common
Recoverer - (n.) One who recovers.
Recoveror - (n.) The demandant in a common recovery after judgment.
Recovery - (n.) The act of recovering, regaining, or retaking possession.
Recovery - (n.) Restoration from sickness, weakness, faintness, or the
like; restoration from a condition of mistortune, of fright, etc.
Recovery - (n.) The obtaining in a suit at law of a right to something by
a verdict and judgment of court.
Recovery - (n.) The getting, or gaining, of something not previously had.
Recovery - (n.) In rowing, the act of regaining the proper position for
making a new stroke.
Rediscover - (v. t.) To discover again.
Turacoverdin - (n.) A green pigment found in the feathers of the turacou.
Uncovered - (imp. & p. p.) of Uncover
Uncovering - (p. pr. & vb. n.) of Uncover
Uncover - (v. t.) To take the cover from; to divest of covering; as, to
uncover a box, bed, house, or the like; to uncover one's body.
Uncover - (v. t.) To show openly; to disclose; to reveal.