Clip

Meaning & Definition of “clip”(verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

Pieces of paper are clipped together.

When you clip pieces of paper together or they are clipped together, you fasten them together using a clip.

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Pieces of paper are fastened together.

 

The girl’s hair is clipped at one side.

Pieces of paper are clipped to a notebook.

 

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A hair dresser is clipping the hair.

If you clip hair, you cut small amounts of it in order to make it tidier.

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A hair dresser is trimming the hair.

 

A man is clipping a hedge.

 

A woman is getting her front hair clipped.

 

Check out

Meaning & Definition of “check out”(phrasal verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

A woman is checking out from a store.

If you check out from a hotel, clinic, or store, you pay the bill and leave.

A clerk is checking out a woman from a store.

If someone checks you out from a hotel, clinic, or store, you pay the bill and leave.

 

Cook

Meaning & Definition of “cook”(verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

Cooks are cooking food in the kitchen.

When you cook a meal, you prepare food for eating by using heat.

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Cooks are heating food in the kitchen.

She is cooking.

 

Food is cooking in the stove.

When food cooks, it is heated until it is ready to be eaten.

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Food is heating in the stove.

 

Food is cooking over the fire.

Cover

Meaning & Definition of “cover”(verb) in Pictures – ESL vocabulary words

A bench is covered with snow.
Snow has covered the ground.

If a bench is covered with snow, snow forms a layer over the bench.

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A bench is concealed with snow.

 

Her face is covered with chocolate.

 

His body is covered with mud.

 

A girl is covering her mouth with a scarf.

If you cover something, you put or spread something over it to protect it, hide it, or close it.

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A girl is concealing her mouth with a scarf.

 

A towel is covering the baby.

 

She is covering her mouth with her hands.

 

A man is covering his eyes with his hand.

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A man is shading his eyes.