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Synonyms for surreptitious
ˌsɜr əpˈtɪʃ əssur·rep·ti·tious
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Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms3.0 / 2 votes
stealthy, furtive, unauthorized, fraudulent, underhanded, clandestine
open, openhanded, frank, honest, ingenuous
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furtive, sneak(a), sneaky, stealthy, surreptitiousadjective
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"
overt, unconcealed, open
clandestine, cloak-and-dagger, hole-and-corner(a), hugger-mugger, hush-hush, secret, surreptitious, undercover, undergroundadjective
conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods
"clandestine intelligence operations"; "cloak-and-dagger activities behind enemy lines"; "hole-and-corner intrigue"; "secret missions"; "a secret agent"; "secret sales of arms"; "surreptitious mobilization of troops"; "an undercover investigation"; "underground resistance"
unconcealed, overt, open
Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes
fraudulently introduced, foisted in, done by stealth
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Here George Papadopoulos have somebody who was a campaign official in the Trump campaign, that he had longstanding ties to Russia-backed politicians in the Ukraine, what were the nature of those connections ? Did they provide means for surreptitious communications ? Did they provide back channels to The Russians ? Investigators will naturally look at those things.
Here George Papadopoulos have somebody who was a campaign official in the Donald Trump campaign, that he had longstanding ties to Russia-backed politicians in the Ukraine, what were the nature of those connections ? Did they provide means for surreptitious communications ? Did they provide back channels to The Russians ? Investigators will naturally look at those things.
It is likely that drones would be used in a surreptitious mode close to the LoC, far away from populated areas.
Here you have somebody who was a campaign official in the Trump campaign, where he had longstanding ties to Russia-backed politicians in the Ukraine, what (was) the nature of those connections? Did they provide a means for surreptitious communications? Did they provide a back channel to Russia?
Representative Rob Bishop of Utah:
This surreptitious land grab reveals that the Obama administration will stop at nothing to lock up more and more land, with the stroke of a pen. I condemn this shameful power move which makes states and citizens fearful that the federal government can invade at any time to seize more lands like bandits in the night.
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- خفي، سريArabic
- verdeckt, heimlichGerman
- salainen, salamyhkäinenFinnish
- subreptice, furtifFrench
- छल से किया हुआHindi
- leynilegur, laumulegur, í laumiIcelandic
- furtivo, surrettizio, subdolo, furbescoItalian
- nehînî, dizîkî, razberîKurdish
- heimelijk, verdokenDutch
- тайный, скрытыйRussian
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