Example sentences for: overt

How can you use “overt” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • Finally, our subjects could have had clinical or subclinical pulmonary inflammation due to HTLV-I or HTLV-II infection, but this inflammation was not of sufficient severity or duration to manifest measurable decrements in overt pulmonary function.

  • But he also lived during a time when Anglo Americans were becoming dominant in the state, when overt discrimination against Mexicans who were considered foreigners was on the rise, and he fell into a life of crime.

  • A few carp about the film's cloying, overt patriotism--and the avoidance of the politics and protests that surrounded the war--with the most vocal dissenters saying it "restart[s] the John Wayne-ing of Vietnam" (Michael Atkinson, the Village Voice ). For most, though, the stories, told by some 20 captured airmen, speak eloquently and powerfully.

  • Hill did not accuse Thomas of a single overt request for sex or a single unwelcome touching.

  • EOB, Al Hunt explained to me, stands for "extreme & overt bias," and it's a violation of the conspiracy's bylaws.


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