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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Done in secret.

Usage examples (35)
  • Secret agents have to work in a very clandestine manner.
  • clandestine intelligence operations
  • The line that separates openly official and covert/clandestine is not a bright one.
  • The U.S. has also taken part in clandestine operations aimed at Iran and its ally Syria. for more
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