in a Sentence
Definition of Surreptitious
kept secret and marked by quiet and caution
Examples of Surreptitious in a sentence
The dog has his surreptitious ways of stealing table scraps behind my back.
After hitting the lottery, the private family hoped to keep their surreptitious winnings to themselves.
Your surreptitious drug habits will not stay unknown for long.
The team began a surreptitious search for the suspect but did not tell the media.
The surreptitious nature of the group kept many people from knowing the secret society existed.
I don't trust a gossiper to be surreptitious about private matters.
Throwing me a surprise birthday party was a surreptitious thing to do!
Even though I was careful with the surreptitious information, the media found out about it.
Rod Blagojevich had a surreptitious plan to sell the senate seat but was caught and sentenced for doing so.
Files and tapes that were previously surreptitious have now been leaked to the public.
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