OVERT By N., Sam M.S. - 21 noun. designating anything which is directly viewable, open to being seen, or publicly recognized. 2. not concealed. 3. purposeful or drawing attention. OVERT: "The overt wound was serious cause for concern." Related Psychology Terms FIGURE-DRAWING TEST ATARACTIC (Atanndc) CREATIVITY TESTS Dissociative Identity Disorder Evaluation of a Qualitative Study ADOLESCENCE (Theories) EXPRESSIVE BEHAVIOR NONOVERT APPEALS ARTERIOSCLEROTIC BRAIN DISORDER CYCLOTHYMIC PERSONALITY (Cycloid Personality) Cite this page: N., Sam M.S., "OVERT," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/overt/ (accessed August 13, 2022).