covering letter

noun

Definition of covering letter

British

  1. :  a letter that is sent with something to explain the reason for it or to give more information about it :  cover letter

Word by Word Definitions

coveringplay
  1. :  something that covers or conceals

  1. :  containing explanation of or additional information about an accompanying communication

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

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

    :  literature, belles lettres

  1. :  to set down in letters :  print

    :  to mark with letters

    :  to win an athletic letter

  1. :  one that rents or leases


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