To better see all uses of the word
furtive
in
The Hound of the Baskervilles
please enable javascript.

furtive
Used In
The Hound of the Baskervilles
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • He looked round him with a furtive and stealthy air, as one who dreads pursuit.
  • He walked very slowly and circumspectly, and there was something indescribably guilty and furtive in his whole appearance.

  • There are no more uses of "furtive" in the book.


    Show samples from other sources
  • She watched me in a furtive manner—trying to hide her interest.
  • Later she said she was just trying to figure out whose phone it was, but she looked around furtively before she began reading my text messages.

  • Go to more samples
Go to Book Vocabulary
verbalworkout.com . . . enhancing vocabulary while reading