Sentence Examples


  • The new guest smiled in return but gave no overt sign of knowing the woman.
  • Dean's involvement with Ethel Rosewater, like most of the elements in his present life, developed through little overt action on his part.
  • He buried the necklace again, satisfied the Others would have no overt reason to grab her.
  • Here was committed the first overt act of the mutiny, on the 25th of February 1857.
  • In December 1774, as a militia captain he assisted in the capture of Fort William and Mary at New Castle, New Hampshire, one of the first overt acts of the American colonists against the property of the crown.

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