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clandestine

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of clandestine

  1. undertaken or done so as to escape being observed or known by others I took a clandestine peek at the price tag on the diamond necklace Synonyms of clandestine backstairs, behind-the-scenes, secret, covert, furtive, hole-and-corner, hugger-mugger, hush-hush, private, privy, sneak, sneaking, sneaky, stealth, stealthy, surreptitious, undercover, underground, underhand, underhandedWords Related to clandestine back-channel, closed-door, off-the-books, off-the-record; classified, confidential, restricted, top secret, undisclosed; concealed, hidden, secreted, subterranean, unadvertised, unexposedNear Antonyms of clandestine acknowledged, avowed; aboveboard, straightforward, unconcealed, undisguised; unclassified, unrestricted; clear, evident, manifest, obvious, patent, plainAntonyms of clandestine open, overt, public

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to suppress quietly or indirectly

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