Cover and Report


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Cover verb – Be responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism.
Usage example: The cub reporter covered New York City

Report is a synonym for cover in words topic. In some cases you can use "Report" instead a verb "Cover", when it comes to topics like describe in published writing.
Nearby Words: covered, covering, coverage, coverlet
Synonyms for Cover


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Report verb – Be responsible for reporting the details of, as in journalism.
Usage example: Snow reported on China in the 1950's

Cover is a synonym for report in knowledge topic. You can use "Cover" instead a verb "Report", if it concerns topics such as communicate, words, write about.
Nearby Words: reported, reporter, reporting, reportage, reportedly
Synonyms for Report

How words are described

live live cover live report
old old cover old report
good good cover good report
full full cover full report
Other adjectives: standard, original, fake, single, actual, entire, real, bad, infamous, black, main, famous, new, final, official, last, different, recent, red.

Common collocations

eye cover eye report eye
story cover story report story
activities cover activities report activities
events cover events report events

Both words in one sentence

  • Tyop on the Cover On the cover it says, "A report for the HoMo secretary."note For those that don't get it, should say H.M.
  • Gas Leak Cover-Up Ferragamo's office is torched to cover up the evidence against Keith Palmer, the police initially report the possible cause of the fire as a suspected broken gas line.
  • Redshirt Reporter Then they send a reporter out into the storm to cover the death of the reporter killed by the storm (And then another to report the death of that one, etc, etc).
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