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overt

o·vert

overt

 
pronunciation:
o vuhrt [or] o vuhrt
part of speech: adjective
definition: openly apparent; not concealed. (Cf. covert.)
Overt discrimination was the norm in southern states at that time; discrimination in the north was more subtle.Sanctions have not been imposed despite the nation's overt aggression toward its neighbor.
synonyms:
brazen, clear, evident, manifest, noticeable, obvious, palpable, unconcealed, unmistakable
antonyms:
clandestine, covert, stealthy, surreptitious, ulterior, undercover, veiled
similar words:
apparent, bare, conspicuous, exposed, patent, perceptible, plain, prominent, undisguised, visible