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secretly

adverb

Synonyms and Antonyms of secretly

  1. in a manner intended to prevent knowledge or awareness by others <the girl secretly told her best friend about the pregnancy but kept everyone else in the dark> Synonyms backstage, confidentially, in camera, intimately, privatelyRelated Words à deux, tête-à-tête; inwardly, sotto voce; offscreen, offstage; clandestinely, collusively, conspiratorially, covertly; furtively, secretively, sneakily, stealthily, surreptitiously, undercover, underground, underhand, underhanded, underhandedlyAntonyms openly, publicly




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