Overtly
Overtly O"vert*ly, adv. Publicly; openly. [1913 Webster]

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  • overtly — early 14c., from OVERT (Cf. overt) + LY (Cf. ly) (2) …   Etymology dictionary

  • overtly — adv. Overtly is used with these adjectives: ↑concerned, ↑erotic, ↑hostile, ↑political, ↑religious …   Collocations dictionary

  • overtly — overt ► ADJECTIVE ▪ done or shown openly. DERIVATIVES overtly adverb overtness noun. ORIGIN Old French, opened , from Latin aperire to open …   English terms dictionary

  • overtly — adverb in an overt manner (Freq. 1) he did it overtly • Ant: ↑covertly • Derived from adjective: ↑overt …   Useful english dictionary

  • overtly — adverb see overt …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • overtly — /oh verrt lee, oh verrt lee/, adv. openly; publicly. [1275 1325; ME; see OVERT, LY] * * * …   Universalium

  • overtly — adverb In an overt manner; publicly; openly …   Wiktionary

  • overtly — adv. in an overt manner; openly; manifestly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • overtly — overt·ly …   English syllables

  • overtly — See: overt …   English dictionary

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