from cover to cover
Definition of from cover to cover
: from beginning to end She read the book from cover to cover.
Word by Word Definitions
: to guard from attack
: to have within the range of one's guns : command
: to hold within range of an aimed firearm
: something that protects, shelters, or guards: such as
: natural shelter for an animal
: the factors that provide such shelter
Seen and Heard
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