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Covert (IPA: /ˈkoʊvɝt/)

Covert (v. t.)

Covered over; private; hid; secret; disguised.

Covert (v. t.)

Sheltered; not open or exposed; retired; protected; as, a covert nook.

Covert (v. t.)

Under cover, authority or protection; as, a feme covert, a married woman who is considered as being under the protection and control of her husband.

Covert (a.)

A place that covers and protects; a shelter; a defense.

Covert (a.)

One of the special feathers covering the bases of the quills of the wings and tail of a bird. See Illust. of Bird.

Covert ()

Under the protection of a husband; married.




Town in Seneca County, New York, USA


Family name

Covert Synonyms

Surreptitious, Masked, Unrevealed, Ulterior, Hole-and-corner, Unseeable, Backstair, Under-the-table, Conniving, Hush-hush, Underground, Subterraneous, Furtive, Undercover, Hugger-mugger, Subterranean, Implicit, Black, Concealed, Backstairs, Disguised, Inexplicit, Behind-the-scenes, Undisclosed, Clandestine, Collusive, Cloaked, Sub-rosa, Under Wraps, Cloak-and-dagger, Secret, Invisible

Covert Synonyms

Protected, Secure

Covert Synonyms

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Covert Synonyms

Screen, Cover, Concealment

Covert Rhymes

Covert, Overt

Covert (Last Name / Surname)

Covert is the #4,236 most common last name / surname from the 2010 United States Census. The census reported that 8,369 people had that surname.

Spanish Translation

Covert in Spanish is Encubierto

Tagalog Translation

Covert in Tagalog is Kubli

Example Sentence (Quote)

" There is a secret government -- a covert government -- operation that has dealt with this for at least 50 years." - Steven M. Greer

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