- a concave surface or molding.
- a concave surface forming part of a ceiling at its edge so as to eliminate the usual interior angle between the wall and ceiling.
verb (used with or without object), coved, cov·ing.
Origin of cove1
Examples from the Web for coving
I think I shoud some marshas helen a pray the Drom and coving the collas out of the pub.Gipsy Life|George Smith
The couch was overturned, with its coving and pillows strewn about.Astounding Stories, July, 1931|Various
He was talking to Coving as though they had years—not as though their time had run out.
He was even in debt for Coving's labor; overdrawn on it without enough money to pay.