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sneaks

verb
present tense third-person singular of sneak

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(Entry 1 of 2)

1 to move about in a sly or secret manner
  • the little kids sneak around upstairs when they're supposed to be in bed

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2 to introduce in a gradual, secret, or clever way
  • sneak the topic into the conversation any way you can

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sneaks

noun
plural of sneak

Synonyms of sneaks (Entry 2 of 2)

someone who acts in a sly and secret manner
  • "Why, you little sneak," the mother exclaimed, "you made my birthday present right under my nose!"

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“Sneaks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sneaks. Accessed 26 Sep. 2021.

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