Part of speech:
Operating in a hidden or confidential manner:
The definition of hidden is concealed.
The definition of stealthy is a person or thing that is quiet and secretive.
Distinguished by frequent changes in direction:
Not openly practiced, avowed, engaged in, accumulated, or shown:
(Chiefly British) Skillful; dexterous.
Having a distinctive sharp flavor or aroma:
Of or relating to mystic rites or practices:
Acting in a stealthy, furtive way.
Conducted in secret or through the use of subterfuge, as in a police investigation or in spying:
Full of wiles; crafty; sly
Without deceit or trickery; straightforward.
Completely obvious; blatant:
The definition of forthright is a person, action or statement that is direct and straightforward.
Corresponding with fact or reality, as in artistic representation
Like a cat or cat's; noiseless, stealthy, etc.
Of a cat or the cat family
Tending to remain concealed. Used of animals.
So slow, deliberate, and secret as to escape observation
Perpetrated without warning:
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