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Adjective: sneaking  snee-king
  1. Not openly expressed
    "a sneaking suspicion";
    - unavowed
Verb: sneak (sneaked, also snuck)  sneek
  1. To go stealthily or furtively
    "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbour's house";
    - mouse, creep, pussyfoot
     
  2. Put, bring, or take in a secretive or furtive manner
    "sneak a look"; "sneak a cigarette"
     
  3. Make off with belongings of others
    - pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch [Brit], abstract, snarf [N. Amer], swipe, hook, filch [informal], nobble [Brit], lift, whip [Brit], nick [Brit, informal], snatch
     
  4. Pass on stealthily
    "He sneaked me the key when nobody was looking";
    - slip

See also: concealed, sneak away

Type of: act, give, hand, move, pass, pass on, reach, steal, turn over, walk

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