encubierto
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encubierto(
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An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (general)
a. hidden
La candidata cuenta con el apoyo encubierto de muchos de sus opositores.The candidate has the hidden support of many of her opponents.
b. undercover
Descubrieron que Rossi era un agente encubierto y casi lo matan por ello.Rossi was found to be an undercover agent and was almost killed because of it.
c. covert
Los delegados sindicales denuncian despidos encubiertos en la empresa.The union representatives denounce covert layoffs in the company.
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encubierto
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (intento)
a. covert
2. (insulto, significado)
a. hidden
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encubierto
participio_de_pasado
adjective
(oculto) hidden; (turbio) underhand; (secreto) undercover; [+crítica] veiled;
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