It would be really nice if someone could explain the difference between these two words that both mean ´to hide´. Some example sentences that illustrate the difference would really help. :)

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隠す means "hide", but 覆う means "cover", "overlay" and "wrap".

覆い隠す means "to hide something from sight with a cover"

Some example sentenses of 覆う. https://ejje.weblio.jp/content/%E8%A6%86%E3%81%86

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