furtively

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in a furtive manner; "the soldiers were furtively crawling through the night
in a furtive manner; "the soldiers were furtively crawling through the night"
In a furtive manner
secretly, stealthily; slyly, shiftily
Stealthily by theft
furtive
stealthy or sly, like the actions of a thief
furtive
{a} stolen, gotten by stealth, secret
furtive
stealthy
furtive
Stolen; obtained or characterized by stealth; sly; secret; stealthy; as, a furtive look
furtive
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 )
furtive
exhibiting guilty or evasive secrecy
furtive
secret and sly or sordid; "backstairs gossip"; "his low backstairs cunning"- A L Guerard; "backstairs intimacies"; "furtive behavior"
furtive
having hidden motives
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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"
furtive
{s} surreptitious (i.e. a glance); secret, stealthy; sly, shifty
furtively

    Silbentrennung

    fur·tive·ly

    Türkische aussprache

    fırtîvli

    Aussprache

    /ˈfərtəvlē/ /ˈfɜrtɪvliː/

    Etymologie

    [ 'f&r-tiv ] (adjective.) 1612. French or Latin; French furtif, from Latin furtivus, from furtum theft, from fur thief, from or akin to Greek phOr thief; akin to Greek pherein to carry; more at BEAR.

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