follow Dictionary.com

Simon Cowell made what word trend?

covert action

noun
1.
a secret action undertaken to influence the course of political events, as a government intelligence operation.
Also called covert operation.
Origin of covert action
1975-1980
1975-80
Dictionary.com Unabridged
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2015.
Cite This Source
Examples from the web for covert operation

Word of the Day

Difficulty index for covert action

Few English speakers likely know this word

Word Value for covert

11
13
Scrabble Words With Friends

Nearby words for covert operation