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Overview of noun sneak

The noun sneak has 3 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. sneak

(a person who is regarded as underhanded and furtive and contemptible)

2. prowler, sneak, stalker

(someone who prowls or sneaks about; usually with unlawful intentions)

3. fink, snitch, snitcher, stoolpigeon, stool pigeon, stoolie, sneak, sneaker, canary

(someone acting as an informer or decoy for the police)


Overview of verb sneak

The verb sneak has 4 senses? (first 2 from tagged texts)
1. (2) sneak, mouse, creep, pussyfoot

(to go stealthily or furtively; "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house")

2. (1) sneak

(put, bring, or take in a secretive or furtive manner; "sneak a look"; "sneak a cigarette")

3. pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble, lift

(make off with belongings of others)

4. slip, sneak

(pass on stealthily; "He slipped me the key when nobody was looking")


Overview of adj sneak

The adj sneak has 1 senses? (no senses from tagged texts)
1. furtive, sneak, sneaky, stealthy, surreptitious

(marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed; "a furtive manner"; "a sneak attack"; "stealthy footsteps"; "a surreptitious glance at his watch")

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