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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adj. - Designed and carried out secretly or confidentially.

Usage examples (28)
  • A sub-rosa report
  • And why would you make even a sub-rosa racial appeal to Ted Kennedy?
  • And is your new job, by any chance, on Burgess's sub-rosa mayoral campaign?
  • My spidey sense tells me there will be a sub-rosa accusation of anti-semitism. for more
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