What does overt mean?

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"

Wiktionary

  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

Numerology

  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. Bruce Klingner:

    North Korea has both an overt and covert economy through which it gains money, the overt economy is predominantly sales of natural resources.

  2. 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).

  3. David Schenker:

    The relationship between the Jordanian military establishment and Israel is deep. It is very deep, i wonder whether there are any additional areas in which they could strengthen the relationship, keeping in mind that it cannot be overt [support].

  4. Gary Rolando:

    The church policy is that people with alternate lifestyles can have services, but there can be no pictures or videos of overt kissing or hugging, i understand both sides. The family wanted to honor Vanessa, and the church has to answer to its board and the members who pay their bills.

  5. Umberto Volta:

    The message we want to get out is if you think you’ve got celiac disease, don’t just go on a gluten-free diet, test for it. 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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