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STEALTHY (stealthier, stealthiest)

 Dictionary entry overview: What does stealthy mean? 

STEALTHY (adjective)
  The adjective STEALTHY has 1 sense:

1. marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed

  Familiarity information: STEALTHY used as an adjective is very rare.


 Dictionary entry details 


STEALTHY (adjective)


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Meaning:

Marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed

Synonyms:

furtive; sneak; stealthy; surreptitious; sneaky

Context examples:

a furtive manner / a sneak attack / stealthy footsteps / a surreptitious glance at his watch

Similar:

concealed (hidden on any grounds for any motive)


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