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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In a stealthy manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • He was watching her surreptitiously as she waited in the hotel lobby
  • Adjective : a surreptitious glance
  • If you see a group show up, take their picture, surreptitiously is safer because some of these thugs will hurt you.
  • "Anything contrary to this would be tantamount to obtaining public funds surreptitiously, which is unlawful." for more
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