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Word of the Week: Surreptitious

Posted on: February 8, 2018 2:00 pm
surreptitious

Surreptitious

Adjective
Meaning acting in secret; sneaky manner
Synonyms: clandestine; sly
Antonym: blatant
Etymology:  Latin “surri”: meaning secretly
 
Sentence:  Her surreptitious behavior caused suspicion… and ultimately resulted in her being caught.