Surreptitious in a sentence

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Surreptitious - Definition


ยป  marked by quiet and caution and secrecy


Use Surreptitious in a sentence


  • The dog has his surreptitious ways of stealing table scraps behind my back.

  • Because we are dealing with confidential information, let us keep the conversation under surreptitious terms.

  • Your surreptitious drug habits will not stay unknown for long.

  • It is difficult to live a surreptitious life in a house full of snoopy people.

  • Little did his wife know, Clyde stepped outside in the wee hours of the morning to meet his mistress, a surreptitious move on his part to escape a lawful marriage.



  • I don't trust a gossiper to be surreptitious about private matters.

  • Throwing me a surprise birthday party was a surreptitious thing to do!

  • Scammers have their surreptitious ways of gathering your private information.

  • Rod Blagojevich had a surreptitious plan to sell the senate seat but was caught and sentenced for doing so.

  • Stuck on a problem, the student employed his surreptitious scheme to reference his notes during an exam.


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Surreptitious Synonyms


secret, underhand, sneaky, hush-hush


Surreptitious Antonyms


honest, open, candid, frank


Related Forms


surreptitiously (adverb), surreptitiousness (noun)


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