Definition of Covert

Covert v. t. means: Sheltered; not open or exposed; retired; protected; as, a covert nook.

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Covert v. t. means: Sheltered; not open or exposed; retired; protected; as, a covert nook.

Meaning of Covert

Covert (v. t.) means: Sheltered; not open or exposed; retired; protected; as, a covert nook.

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Covert (v. t.): Sheltered; not open or exposed; retired; protected; as, a covert nook.

Covert (v. t.): Under cover, authority or protection; as, a feme covert, a married woman who is considered as being under the protection and control of her husband.

Covert baron (): Under the protection of a husband; married.

Lodge (n.): To drive to shelter; to track to covert.

Spring (v. i.): To start or rise suddenly, as from a covert.

Covert (v. t.): Covered over; private; hid; secret; disguised.

Steal (v. t.): To gain by insinuating arts or covert means.

Covert (a.): A place that covers and protects; a shelter; a defense.

Sneer (v. i.): To inssinuate contempt by a covert expression; to speak derisively.

Ambuscade (v. t.): To lie in wait for, or to attack from a covert or lurking place; to waylay.

Blind (n.): Something to mislead the eye or the understanding, or to conceal some covert deed or design; a subterfuge.

Discovert (a.): Not covert; not within the bonds of matrimony; unmarried; -- applied either to a woman who has never married or to a widow.

Emissary (n.): An agent employed to advance, in a covert manner, the interests of his employers; one sent out by any power that is at war with another, to create dissatisfaction among the people of the latter.

Sap (n.): A narrow ditch or trench made from the foremost parallel toward the glacis or covert way of a besieged place by digging under cover of gabions, etc.

Coverture (n.): The condition of a woman during marriage, because she is considered under the cover, influence, power, and protection of her husband, and therefore called a feme covert, or femme couverte.

Rouse (v.): To cause to start from a covert or lurking place; as, to rouse a deer or other animal of the chase.

Allusion (n.): A reference to something supposed to be known, but not explicitly mentioned; a covert indication; indirect reference; a hint.

Sinister (a.): Indicative of lurking evil or harm; boding covert danger; as, a sinister countenance.

Covert (a.): One of the special feathers covering the bases of the quills of the wings and tail of a bird. See Illust. of Bird.

Overt (a.): Not covert; open; public; manifest; as, an overt act of treason.

Tectrices (n. pl.): The wing coverts of a bird. See Covert, and Illust. of Bird.

Cover (n.): The woods, underbrush, etc., which shelter and conceal game; covert; as, to beat a cover; to ride to cover.

Spring (v. t.): To cause to spring up; to start or rouse, as game; to cause to rise from the earth, or from a covert; as, to spring a pheasant.

Elude (v. t.): To avoid slyly, by artifice, stratagem, or dexterity; to escape from in a covert manner; to mock by an unexpected escape; to baffle; as, to elude an officer; to elude detection, inquiry, search, comprehension; to elude the force of an argument or a blow.

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Meaning of DROP

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Meaning of Bonnet

Bonnet means:   A covert assistant to a Sharp

Meaning of BLACK BAG JOB

BLACK BAG JOB means: Black bag job is American slang for a break−in or other covert operation conducted by a government agency.

Meaning of BUG

BUG means: Bug is slang for an insect.Bug is slang for a covert listening device.Bug is slang for a virus or infection.Bug is American slang for to irritate or annoy.Bug is computer slang for an unwanted and unintended property of a program or piece of hardware,especially one that causes it to malfunction.

Meaning of Covert

Covert means: Sheltered; not open or exposed; retired; protected; as, a covert nook.

Meaning of Covert

Covert means: Under cover, authority or protection; as, a feme covert, a married woman who is considered as being under the protection and control of her husband.

Meaning of Covert baron

Covert baron means: Under the protection of a husband; married.

Meaning of Lodge

Lodge means: To drive to shelter; to track to covert.

Meaning of Spring

Spring means: To start or rise suddenly, as from a covert.

Meaning of Covert

Covert means: Covered over; private; hid; secret; disguised.

Meaning of Steal

Steal means: To gain by insinuating arts or covert means.

Meaning of Covert

Covert means: A place that covers and protects; a shelter; a defense.

Meaning of Sneer

Sneer means: To inssinuate contempt by a covert expression; to speak derisively.

Meaning of Ambuscade

Ambuscade means: To lie in wait for, or to attack from a covert or lurking place; to waylay.

Meaning of Blind

Blind means: Something to mislead the eye or the understanding, or to conceal some covert deed or design; a subterfuge.

Meaning of Discovert

Discovert means: Not covert; not within the bonds of matrimony; unmarried; -- applied either to a woman who has never married or to a widow.

Meaning of Emissary

Emissary means: An agent employed to advance, in a covert manner, the interests of his employers; one sent out by any power that is at war with another, to create dissatisfaction among the people of the latter.

Meaning of Sap

Sap means: A narrow ditch or trench made from the foremost parallel toward the glacis or covert way of a besieged place by digging under cover of gabions, etc.

Meaning of Coverture

Coverture means: The condition of a woman during marriage, because she is considered under the cover, influence, power, and protection of her husband, and therefore called a feme covert, or femme couverte.

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