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  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of re-cover.

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Examples

  • But after a month, she sent them away to be re-covered in yellow cashmere.

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  • Ivor sofa, 84 x 44 x 36 inches, howardchairs.com It's worth considering these options as there is nothing more comfortable than an old-fashioned sofa, and you can always have a poorly dressed one re-covered.

    The Best in Squooshy Sofas

  • First, it was covered in pink paper, but I didn't care for it so I re-covered it in the white, as you see, above.

    Handkerchief Box

  • But after a month, she sent them away to be re-covered in yellow cashmere.

    A Modern Look in New York's Apthorp

  • This re-covered iPod is almost like hugging a tree, except it fits in the palm of your hand.

    Wood iPod Puts Nature In the Palm Of Your Hand | Inhabitat

  • First, it was covered in pink paper, but I didn't care for it so I re-covered it in the white, as you see, above.

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  • The e-mails state that McMahon ordered that the seats be re-covered, and one e-mail complains that the contractor "would not swap out the brown seat belts for replacement blue seat belts."

    Boing Boing

  • I focus on my desk chair—an old spindly thing I found at a tag sale and re-covered with fish-pattern fabric.

    Vivian Rising

  • As one educator has noted: “Except for mathematics, the child who mastered old Dilworth, dog-eared, worn, and re-covered with oilcloth or gingham though it might be, learned more of writing and speaking than is often taught in the first ten years of public education today.”

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  • His efforts revealed raw earth, which was never re-covered, and Ms. Judd said memories of her life in that space are inextricably linked to the organic odor of dirt.

    Artist Judd's Home Gets Redo

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