cover letter

noun

Definition of cover letter

US
:a letter that is sent with something to explain the reason for it or to give more information about it
  • Always include a cover letter with your résumé.

Word by Word Definitions

cover play
  1. : to guard from attack

  2. : to have within the range of one's guns : command

  3. : to hold within range of an aimed firearm

  1. : something that protects, shelters, or guards: such as

  2. : natural shelter for an animal

  3. : a position or situation affording protection from enemy fire

letter play
  1. : a symbol usually written or printed representing a speech sound and constituting a unit of an alphabet

  2. : a direct or personal written or printed message addressed to a person or organization

  3. : a written communication containing a grant

  1. : to set down in letters : print

  2. : to mark with letters

  3. : to win an athletic letter

  1. : one that rents or leases


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