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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Done in a sneaky manner. Surreptitiously or by stealth.

Usage examples (42)
  • The fox moved furtively toward the chicken coop.
  • The soldiers were furtively crawling through the night
  • Adjective : a furtive glance. ,a furtive manner
  • Whereat you glance about furtively and quickly eat it. for more
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