Definition of COVERT

noun : COVERT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 2. (

    ) 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" ;

Adjective : COVERT

Source: WordNet 3.1

  • 1. (

    ) secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed; "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels" ;

  • 2. (

    ) (of a wife) being under the protection of her husband; "a woman covert" ;


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