Definition of furtive adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    furtive

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈfərt̮ɪv//
     
    (disapproving)
     
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  1. 1behaving in a way that shows that you want to keep something secret and do not want to be noticed synonym stealthy
  2. 2 She cast a furtive glance over her shoulder. He looked sly and furtive.
 
adverb
furtiveness
 
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noun [uncountable]
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