To better see all uses of the word
furtive
in
Babbitt
please enable javascript.

furtive
Used In
Babbitt
Go to Book Vocabulary
Go to Word Detail
  • Usually Eunice and he were merely neighborhood chums, and quarreled with a wholesome and violent lack of delicacy; but now and then, after the color and scent of a dance, they were silent together and a little furtive, and Babbitt was worried.

  • 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