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covert

Synonyms of covert in English:

adjective

  • 1 covert plans to sell arms
    secret, furtive, clandestine, surreptitious, stealthy, cloak-and-dagger, hole-and-corner, backstairs, backroom, hidden, under-the-table, concealed, private, undercover, underground
    informal hush-hush
    [Antonyms] overt
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