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covert
used in King Lear

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done in a secret or hidden way
  • Tremble, thou wretch, That hast within thee undivulged crimes Unwhipp'd of justice: hide thee, thou bloody hand; Thou perjur'd, and thou simular man of virtue That art incestuous: caitiff, to pieces shake That under covert and convenient seeming Hast practis'd on man's life: close pent-up guilts, Rive your concealing continents, and cry These dreadful summoners grace.
    3.2 — Act 3 Scene 2 — Another part of the heath. Storm continues (58% in)

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