(adjective): Not openly practiced, avowed, engaged in, accumulated, or shown: covert military operations; covert funding for the rebels. See Synonyms at secret.
(adjective): Covered or covered over; sheltered.
(adjective): Law Being married and therefore protected by one's husband.
(noun): A covering or cover.
(noun): A covered place or shelter; hiding place.
(noun): Thick underbrush or woodland affording cover for game.
(noun): Zoology One of the small feathers covering the bases of the longer feathers of a bird's wings or tail.
(noun): A flock of coots. See Synonyms at flock1.
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(noun): 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"
(noun): a flock of coots
(adjective): (of a wife) being under the protection of her husband; "a woman covert"
(adjective): secret or hidden; not openly practiced or engaged in or shown or avowed; "covert actions by the CIA"; "covert funding for the rebels"