Synonyms and Antonyms of covering
something that covers or conceals like a piece of cloth
- With the commotion on the dance floor as a covering, we were able to slip out undetected.
blanket, cloak, cope, cover, cover-up, curtain, hood, mantle, mask, pall, robe, shroud, veil, wraps
blind, concealer, screen, shield
fig leaf, Trojan horse
camouflage, disguise, facade (also façade), face, mask, veneer
something that encloses another thing especially to protect it
- The plastic coverings on lamp shades should be removed.
armor, capsule, case, casing, cocoon, cover, encasement, housing, hull, husk, jacket, pod, sheath, shell
cartridge, cassette (also casette)
carapace, house, mail, panoply, plate, plating, shield
cuticle, hide, skin
envelope, package, wrapper
backing, coating, coverture, facing