Definitions for OVERToʊˈvɜrt, ˈoʊ vɜrt

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. overt, open(adj)

    open and observable; not secret or hidden

    "an overt lie"; "overt hostility"; "overt intelligence gathering"; "open ballots"


  1. overt(Adjective)

    Open and not secret nor concealed.

  2. Origin: From overt (modern French ouvert).

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Overt

    ō′vėrt, adj. open to view: public: apparent.—adv. O′vertly.—Overt act, something actually done in execution of a criminal intent.—Market overt, open or public market. [Fr. ouvert, pa.p. of ouvrir, to open; acc. to Diez, from O. Fr. a-ovrir, through Prov. adubrir, from L. de-operīre, to uncover—de=un-, and operīre, to cover; acc. to Littré, from L. operīre, to cover, confounded in meaning with aperīre, to open.]

Anagrams for OVERT »

  1. voter

  2. trove


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of OVERT in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of OVERT in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Julia Ioffe:

    It was a very overt message of bravery.

  2. Katherine Keyes:

    Our findings suggest that policies must go beyond prohibiting overt gender discrimination like sexual harassment.

  3. Ayatollah Ali Khamenei:

    The other side is methodically and shamelessly threatening us militarily ... even if they did not make these overt threats, we would have to be prepared.

  4. Nicholas Bortman:

    The risk of investing in a business in which there is either an overt or hidden IRGC interest is probably the single greatest risk facing investors who are exposed to U.S. or EU regulatory regimes.

  5. Umberto Volta:

    I hope doctors keep in mind that celiac disease is a very frequent food intolerance, which should be investigated not only in patients with diarrhea and overt malabsorption, but also in people (with other symptoms).

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