sneaking

adjective
sneak·ing | \ ˈsnē-kiŋ \

Definition of sneaking 

2 : characteristic of a sneak : furtive, underhanded

3a : not openly expressed or acknowledged a sneaking respect for culture —H. A. Burton

b : that is a persistent conjecture a sneaking suspicion

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Other words from sneaking

sneakingly adverb

Examples of sneaking in a Sentence

never let one of those sneaking salespeople into your house harbored a sneaking admiration for his chief business rival

First Known Use of sneaking

1582, in the meaning defined at sense 1

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The first known use of sneaking was in 1582

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sneaking

adjective

English Language Learners Definition of sneaking

: behaving in a secret and dishonest manner

: not openly expressed

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