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Synonyms for sneaking
ˈsni kɪŋsneak·ing

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sneaking(a), unavowedadjective

    not openly expressed

    "a sneaking suspicion"

    Antonyms:
    unconcealed

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. sneakingadjective

    Synonyms:
    servile, slavish, cringing, obsequious, fawning, grovelling, truckling, crouching, mean, low, base, abject, vile, beggarly, time-serving

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. sneakingadjective

    Synonyms:
    lurking, skulking, slavish, underhand, covert, stealthy

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "sneaking":

    infiltration, sneak, infiltrating

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How to use sneaking in a sentence?

  1. Mat Staver:

    Government employees are public servants and prohibited by the Constitution from inhibiting religious freedom, that is a far cry from sneaking around and into a church and acting like KGB agents.

  2. Linda Barto:

    He has been lying to me about everything for all of the 52 years I have known him. ... He spent his whole sinister life lying and sneaking around, so he could carry on his abuse uninterrupted.

  3. Michael Stevens:

    I'm not naive enough to think they're not sneaking around and trying it.

  4. Laila Shabir:

    I really enjoyed sneaking out of my house with my sister and going to the arcade. Playing ‘Tekken,’ ‘Street Fighter,’.

  5. Devin Nunes:

    I needed a place I could go and find this information and review it … There was no sneaking around.


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