What are some alternative words for covert?

Synonyms for covert
ˈkoʊ vərt, ˈkʌv ərt; ˈkʌv ərt, ˈkoʊ vərt; ˈkʌv ərt; oʊˈvɜrt, ˈoʊ vərt; ˈkoʊ vərt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. covert(noun)

    a flock of coots

    Synonyms:
    concealment, screen, cover

    Antonyms:
    raw, bald, naked, barefaced, visible, open, undisguised, unprotected, overt

  2. screen, cover, covert, concealment(adj)

    a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something

    "a screen of trees afforded privacy"; "under cover of darkness"; "the brush provided a covert for game"; "the simplest concealment is to match perfectly the color of the background"

    Synonyms:
    masking, blanket, screen, covering, silver screen, blind, projection screen, back, screen door, covering fire, hiding, screenland, natural covering, cover song, privateness, sieve, concealing, concealment, cover version, top, cover, privacy, filmdom, binding, cover charge, secrecy, screening, book binding

    Antonyms:
    bald, visible, undisguised, unprotected, raw, barefaced, overt, naked, open

  3. covert(adj)

    secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed

    "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels"

    Antonyms:
    unprotected, raw, barefaced, bald, undisguised, overt, naked, open, visible

  4. covert(adj)

    (of a wife) being under the protection of her husband

    "a woman covert"

    Antonyms:
    visible, bald, open, unprotected, overt, raw, barefaced, undisguised, naked

Wiktionary

  1. covert(adjective)

    Synonyms:
    feme covert

    Antonyms:
    overt

  2. covert(adjective)

    Hidden, covered over; overgrown, sheltered.

    Synonyms:
    feme covert

    Antonyms:
    overt

  3. covert(adjective)

    Secret, surreptitious, concealed.

    Synonyms:
    feme covert

    Antonyms:
    overt

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. covert(n.)

    Synonyms:
    shelter, refuge, asylum, harbor, sanctuary, retreat, defence

  2. covert(a.)

    Synonyms:
    hidden, concealed, secret, disguised, clandestine, underhand, sly, insidious, stealthy

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. covert(a)

    Synonyms:
    secret, hidden, disguised, clandestine, stealthy

  2. covert(n)

    Synonyms:
    shelter, refuge, retreat, underwood, jungle, thicket

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases:

    disguised, secret, hidden, undercover, clandestine, occult, concealed, confidential

How to pronounce covert?

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How to say covert in sign language?

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How to use covert in a sentence?

  1. The Times:

    Compiled this month by the Cabinet Office under the codename Operation Yellowhammer, the dossier offers a rare glimpse into the covert planning being carried out by the government to avert a catastrophic collapse in the nation's infrastructure, the file, marked.

  2. Nathaniel Gleicher:

    If the question is are there clandestine assets on Twitter or on Instagram or on Facebook that are engaged in some sort of 2016 style covert activity, our experience thus far is no, we haven't identified anything like that.

  3. State John Kerry on Tuesday:

    Closing the (Possible Military Dimensions) agenda item will in no way preclude the IAEA from investigating if there is reason to believe Iran is pursuing any covert nuclear activities in the future, as it had in the past, today’s resolution makes clear that the IAEA’s Board of Governors will be watching closely to verify that Iran fully implements its commitments under the JCPOA.

  4. Vladimir Putin:

    And unilaterally imposed and politically motivated sanctions on investment, trade and, in particular, technology transfer become its covert form, in our opinion, such sanctions not only have no perspective, but they also contradict the G20 principles for interacting in the interests of all countries of the world.

  5. Bruce Klingner:

    The overt economy is predominantly sales of natural resources, the covert economy is harder to estimate, but consists of weapons sales, the counterfeiting of U.S. $100 bills . . . production and distribution of illegal narcotics, cigarettes and pharmaceuticals, including Viagra, insurance scams, money laundering, and cybercrime.


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