Usage examples for overt

  1. I felt inclined to offer overt resistance to all the myrmidons of the infamous superintendent. – The Memoires of Casanova, Complete The Rare Unabridged London Edition Of 1894, plus An Unpublished Chapter of History, By Arthur Symons by Jacques Casanova de Seingalt
  2. The submarine commanders were especially warned against attacking or committing any overt act against such American war vessels as might be encountered in European waters. – The Victory At Sea by William Sowden Sims Burton J. Hendrick