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Synonyms for covert

Synonyms for covert

existing or operating in a way so as to ensure complete concealment and confidentiality

lying beyond what is obvious or avowed

something that physically protects, especially from danger

a hiding place

Synonyms for covert

a flock of coots

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a covering that serves to conceal or shelter something

secret or hidden

(of a wife) being under the protection of her husband

References in classic literature ?
The oasis of the Otradnoe covert came in sight a few hundred yards off, the huntsmen were already nearing it.
Leaped a fearful place; what a sight when they rushed from the covert.
They've been three years searching for it--I forgot to tell them we had searched ten years for Trillium Covert.
Another thing, Trillium Covert and Madrono Ranch were happily situated in a narrow thermal belt, so that in the frosty mornings of winter the temperature was always several degrees higher than in the rest of the valley.
No sooner had the King so spoken, than out from the covert at the roadside stepped a tall fellow with yellow beard and hair and a pair of merry blue eyes.
So spake the merry King; but, even as he ended, there came suddenly the sound of many voices, and out from the covert burst Little John and threescore men, with Sir Richard of the Lea in the midst.
As we sat at the table, Otto Fuchs and I kept stealing covert glances at each other.
A fine stag had been struck down by one Of Will Stutely's fellows, and he and others had stepped forth from the covert to seize it, when twenty bowmen from Nottingham appeared at the end of the glade.
The Coverts feature a shortened grip for deep concealment.