COVERT

covert

1. [Adjective]: secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed; "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels"

2. [Noun]: a flock of coots

3. [Noun]: a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something; "they crouched behind the screen"; "under cover of darkness"

4. of a wife; under the protection of her husband

Similar words to 'covert'

Opposite words to 'covert'

1. overt

2. open


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