Definition of 'covert'
- a flock of coots
- a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something; "they crouched behind the screen"; "under cover of darkness"
Synonyms: screen cover concealment
- secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed; "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels"
Antonyms: overt open
- (of a wife) being under the protection of her husband; " a woman covert"