Definition of uncovered in English:



  • Not covered.

    ‘uncovered stone floors’
    • ‘Her uncovered arm was exposed to the chemical and her arm started to blister and burn.’
    • ‘Remove the foil and continue to roast, uncovered, for 35 minutes or until the tomatoes have collapsed and are soft.’
    • ‘They found a spot in the shade and sat on partially uncovered stones.’
    • ‘It has a sweeping main stand, but is otherwise open and uncovered, a pleasant venue incapable of intimidating visitors.’
    • ‘Cook the mussels uncovered for a further minute or two, until the shells fully open.’
    • ‘Sprinkle with pickled ginger and fold the bamboo mat so that the filling is enclosed, then moisten the uncovered strip of seaweed and roll up.’
    • ‘‘To this day I can't bring myself to enter a room with an uncovered window,’ says Conley.’
    • ‘This is an uncovered complex extending over an area of 38,000 square metres with over fifty tenants and includes a unique craft centre with four hundred craft booths under one roof.’
    • ‘There were old wells, covered and uncovered, throughout the district, and Joe knew which ones were safe.’
    • ‘Bake uncovered for 15 minutes, until the cheese melts.’
    • ‘The dim light bulb hung lifelessly above their heads, and the wall paper covered only half the wall and the other half stood bare and uncovered.’
    • ‘Remove the lid and foil and bake, uncovered, for a further 20 minutes.’
    • ‘Just a cold arctic wind that kept blowing directly on my uncovered face.’
    • ‘It consisted of three small upstairs rooms with uncovered floors.’
    • ‘There was a grunt from the other room, then a clatter of glass striking uncovered floor.’