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Synonyms for sneak

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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. sneak

    slink, skulk, steal away, lurk, cringe, crouch, truckle

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  1. sneaknoun

    a person who is regarded as underhanded and furtive and contemptible

    canary, stalker, stoolpigeon, snitch, stool pigeon, sneaker, snitcher, fink, stoolie, prowler


  2. prowler, sneak, stalkernoun

    someone who prowls or sneaks about; usually with unlawful intentions

    canary, stalker, stoolpigeon, snitch, stool pigeon, sneaker, snitcher, fink, stoolie, prowler


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

    someone acting as an informer or decoy for the police

    fink, stool pigeon, pilferer, canary bird, stoolie, canary, tennis shoe, canary yellow, stalker, sneaker, stoolpigeon, sneak thief, snitch, prowler, snitcher, gym shoe


  4. furtive, sneak(a), sneaky, stealthy, surreptitiousverb

    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"


  5. sneak, mouse, creep, pussyfootverb

    to go stealthily or furtively

    "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house"

    cower, cabbage, filch, slip, fawn, snarf, purloin, crawl, grovel, nobble, cringe, pinch, hook, lift, swipe, pussyfoot, creep, mouse, pilfer, abstract


  6. sneakverb

    put, bring, or take in a secretive or furtive manner

    "sneak a look"; "sneak a cigarette"

    nobble, hook, pussyfoot, creep, mouse, cabbage, pilfer, filch, slip, pinch, purloin, lift, snarf, swipe, abstract


  7. pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble, liftverb

    make off with belongings of others

    elevate, snitch, rook, mouse, hook, top, victimize, nobble, uprise, arise, cop, cabbage, repeal, abstract, kidnap, vellicate, crimp, snarf, lift, con, vacate, defraud, hornswoggle, reverse, pussyfoot, go up, plagiarise, bring up, airlift, raise, rob, plume, revoke, pilfer, accost, overcharge, knock off, rise, abduct, move up, thieve, addict, crochet, filch, get up, squeeze, gyp, swindle, come up, creep, diddle, pinch, wind, pluck, swipe, solicit, countermand, bunco, twitch, rear, soak, rustle, hoist, short-change, goldbrick, snatch, purloin, scam, tweet, snare, face-lift, fleece, mulct, gip, plagiarize, gazump, surcharge, twinge, rescind, annul, slip, overturn, glom


  8. slip, sneakverb

    pass on stealthily

    "He slipped me the key when nobody was looking"

    slide, slip, steal, filch, slew, snarf, slue, pinch, swipe, skid, purloin, slip one's mind, drop away, cabbage, nobble, pilfer, pussyfoot, hook, luxate, lift, dislocate, splay, drop off, fall away, creep, mouse, mistake, err, abstract


Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. sneakverb

    skulk, lurk, slink, peak, steal away, sneak off, slink away

  2. sneakverb

    crouch, truckle

  3. sneaknoun

    shirk, lurker, mean fellow

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words0.0 / 0 votes

  1. sneakverb

    skulk, slink, lurk, snoop

PPDB, the paraphrase database0.0 / 0 votes

  1. List of paraphrases for "sneak":

    sneaking, infiltrate, infiltration

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  1. Jason Day:

    Obviously, I need to go out there and win the next two, and whatever happens, happens. If I sneak through, I sneak through. If not, then it's my own fault for losing. It's a different format, and I'm looking forward to seeing how it goes the next couple of days.

  2. T.R. Threston:

    Social climbers are a bit like rats. You know you should avoid them, but, somehow one or two manage to sneak into your life anyhow.

  3. Josef Woodman:

    South Africa pioneered an approach of allowing patrons from Beverley Hills or London to sneak off for 'surgery and safari,' they could have a nose job and stay for 30 days.

  4. Auston Matthews:

    I just wanted to open his (goaltender Dominik Furch's) legs, go five-hole, i was able to sneak it in there, so it worked out.

  5. Netflix Inc:

    Due to a technical glitch, some Frank Underwood fans got a sneak peak, he'll be back on Netflix on Feb. 27.

Translations for sneak

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  • التسللArabic
  • Kriecherin, Duckmäuser, Duckmäuserin, Kriecher, schleichenGerman
  • esconder, pillo, escabullir, moverse con sigiloSpanish
  • piileksiä, antaa ilmi, hämärämies, hiipiä, pihistää, näpistää, piilotella, piileskellä, laverrella, ilmiantaa, hiiviskellä, hiippailla, hiippari, hiippailijaFinnish
  • faucher, cacher, piquer, resquiller, masquer, planquer, dissimulerFrench
  • REPOLatin
  • wegsluipen, rondsluipen, sluipen, gluiperdDutch
  • snik, snikeNorwegian
  • a strecuraRomanian
  • ябедаRussian
  • smygaSwedish
  • แอบThai
  • trộmVietnamese
  • 潜行Chinese

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