Synonyms for Covey:
crowd, faction, retinue, body, clique, host, division, ring, coalition, brigade, nest, mob, squad, army, detail, pack, bunch, caucus, fellowship, posse, outfit, colony, flock, hive, regiment, drove, fleet, assemblage, party, wing, clan, complement, herd, collection, staff, set, litter, bevy, company, aggregation, crew, circle, coterie, troop, phalanx, gang, union, sect, platoon, battalion, cabal, tribe, league, team, club, string, group, assembly, force, school, junta, troupe, detachment, fraternity, cadre, society, band, cell.
brood, herd, bunch.
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I believe that it first made its appearance in English slang as covey and was then pronounced cuvvy, being subsequently abbreviated into cove. – The English Gipsies and Their Language by Charles G. Leland