(from) cover to cover

(from) cover to cover

Thoroughly and/or in its entirety (referring to a book that has been read from front cover to back cover). I love those books, I read them from cover to cover when I was a kid!
See also: cover, to
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from ˌcover to ˈcover

from the beginning to the end of a book, magazine, etc: I’ve read the newspaper from cover to cover, but I can’t find any mention of yesterday’s accident.
See also: cover, to
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