verb (used with or without object), noun New England, Midland, and Southern U.S. Dialect.
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Historical Examples of kiver
It was all he could do to git his fambly enough to eat and to kiver 'em.The Story of Young Abraham Lincoln
And yet, as I tell you, I believe in the Book from kiver to kiver.The Jucklins
Shure and its all head and no tail, with niver a feather to kiver its nakedness.
And that you had slept on the ground with only the sky for a kiver?
Why, he was one of the kind who believe the good book ‘from kiver to kiver,’ you know.Carmen Ariza
Charles Francis Stocking