English - Turkish

  1. sinsi sinsi furtiveness i gizlilik
  2. şüphe uyandıran
  3. sinsi
  4. şüpheli/gizli
  5. s gizli
  6. kaçamaklı
  7. hırsızlama
  8. gizli
  9. kaçamak
  10. kaçak
  11. el altından Kanun
  12. sinsi furtively z gizlice
  13. sinsilik furtiveness
  14. hırsız gibi furtively
  15. sinsice furtively
  16. gizlice furtively
  17. şüpheli/gizli bir şekilde furtively
  18. gizlilik furtiveness

English - English

  1. Exhibiting guilty or evasive secrecy - "But that was merely a piece of furtive knowledge which he happened to possess because his memory was not satisfactorily under control."
  2. stealthy
  3. surreptitious (i.e. a glance); secret, stealthy; sly, shifty sıfat
  4. marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed; "a furtive manner"; "a lurking prowler"; "a sneak attack"; "stealthy footsteps"; "a surreptitious glance at his watch"; "someone skulking in the shadows"
  5. having hidden motives
  6. disapproval If you describe someone's behaviour as furtive, you disapprove of them behaving as if they want to keep something secret or hidden. With a furtive glance over her shoulder, she unlocked the door and entered the house. behaving as if you want to keep something secret = secretive (furtif, from fur )
  7. secret and sly or sordid; "backstairs gossip"; "his low backstairs cunning"- A L Guerard; "backstairs intimacies"; "furtive behavior"
  8. Stolen; obtained or characterized by stealth; sly; secret; stealthy; as, a furtive look
  9. in a furtive manner; "the soldiers were furtively crawling through the night furtively
  10. In a furtive manner furtively
  11. Stealthily by theft furtively
  12. in a furtive manner; "the soldiers were furtively crawling through the night" furtively
  13. secretly, stealthily; slyly, shiftily furtively
  14. The quality of being furtive furtiveness
  15. elusiveness, sneakiness; craftiness, slyness isim furtiveness
  16. a disposition to be sly and stealthy and to do things surreptitiously furtiveness


About This Word

    Pronunciation /ˈfərtəv/ /ˈfɜrtɪv/
    Etymology [ 'f&r-tiv ] (adjective.) 1612. From French furtif (“stealthy”), From Latin fūrtīvus (“stolen”), from fūrtum (“theft”), from fūr (“thief”).
    Synonyms artful, calculating, cautious, circumspect, clandestine, cloaked, conspiratorial, covert, crafty, creepy, cunning, disguised, elusive, evasive, foxy, guileful, hidden, hush-hush, insidious, masked
    Antonyms aboveboard, forthright, honest, open, truthful
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