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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a private manner; In a manner given to concealment of one's activities or purposes .

Usage examples (41)
  • The teacher raised a hand to him, slightly and secretively, because he was her favorite
  • Adjective : He seems secretive about his new job
  • I guess the word "secretively" set my teeth on edge.
  • Are there any people secretively on the job market? for more
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