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Adjective
Given to acting in secret and to concealing one's intentions
“… never let one of those sneaking salespeople into your house.”
Adjective
Undertaken or done so as to escape being observed or known by others
“… harbored a sneaking admiration for his chief business rival.”
Adjective
Slight but nagging
“A sneaking suspicion.”
Adjective
Secret
“On this occasion, I have to confess a sneaking sympathy with building societies.”
Adjective
“… a sneaking two-timer who has completely lost his wife's trust.”
Verb
Present participle for move or go in a furtive or stealthy way
“They stealthily sneak back onto the path, not talking as they walk to the town.”
Verb
Present participle for to introduce in a gradual, secret, or clever way
“… sneak the topic into the conversation any way you can.”
Verb
“What seems to have happened then is that someone sneaked to the authorities.”
Verb
Present participle for to bring, take, or put secretly
“So, you know, to sneak someone onto a cruise ship, that would be almost an impossibility.”
Verb
Present participle for to behave in a cowardly or underhand manner
“Maybe I could sneak them the key, but how would I obtain it?”
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