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The stealth bomber cannot be seen with standard radar.
  hard to see or detect; or done in a manner to avoid detection
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  • The stealth bomber cannot be seen with standard radar.
  • The soldiers are trained to move through the night with stealth.
  • We call it a stealth tax because taxpayers don’t even realize they’re paying it.
  • To learn anything, he had to attain it by stealth or through an innate sense of things around him.
    Ernest J. Gaines  --  A Lesson Before Dying

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  • If we’re gonna do this, stealth will work way better than muscle.
    James Dashner  --  The Scorch Trials
  • They slip in after the first period bell rings and Connor coaches them on the finer points of bathroom stealth.
    Neal Shusterman  --  Unwind
  • "Speed versus stealth," Thomas said.
    James Dashner  --  The Death Cure
  • But all of a sudden I’m not sure we’re talking about beer, and if we’re not talking about beer, if Mia’s issuing some stealth apology .
    Gayle Forman  --  Where She Went
  • We’re skimming ten feet above treetop level, the rotors muffled by some kind of stealth technology, approaching downtown Dayton from the north.
    Rick Yancey  --  The 5th Wave
  • In another year, perhaps two, though no more than five, there would be no need for stealth, because there would be no more prey to stalk.
    Rick Yancey  --  The Infinite Sea

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  • Wild things recognize stealth for what it is: a lie and a trap.
    Patrick Rothfuss  --  The Name of the Wind
  • Stealth is everything when you’re trying to avoid street gangs.
    Susan Ee  --  Angelfall
  • After years of waiting, after years of my only defense against the Mogadorians being intellect and stealth, my first Legacy has arrived.
    Pittacus Lore  --  I Am Number Four
  • In his hand is a ship’s rudder—a blade the size of a stealth bomber, fixed to a fifty-foot-long pole—and Mr. Gorgeous is raising said rudder to smash the crud out of Camp Half-Blood.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Trials of Apollo
  • While she generally preferred the stealth of a dagger, she was familiar with every weapon here.
    Sarah J. Maas  --  Throne of Glass
  • But he was stealth cool, the only one in their room that knew what Liam was talking about when he started in on Japanese horror flicks or articles from back issues of Rolling Stone.
    Alexandra Bracken  --  The Darkest Minds
  • And at that instant, to my almost total disbelief, with a firmness and a resolve that match my own delicate stealth, she moves her arm protectively into a position which clearly means: "Nothing doing."
    William Styron  --  Sophie’s Choice
  • For the sake of stealth, he had to struggle along as an old dude with bad knees and chicken-soup stink.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Blood of Olympus
  • Apparently vampires possessed great stealth.
    Bella Forrest  --  A Shade of Vampire
  • One glance at my companions tells me this is no time for a stealth attack on Snow.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Mockingjay
  • I slow down, try to move with some stealth, but I’m really just lucky to be upright.
    Suzanne Collins  --  Catching Fire
  • He was a very retiring man, and he preferred to do good by stealth.
    Arthur Conan Doyle  --  The Hound of the Baskervilles
  • There came the soft sound of horses led with stealth along the lane.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Fellowship of the Ring
  • Dead ahead, in Afghanistan, awaited an ancient battleground where we could match our enemy, strength for strength, stealth for stealth, steel for steel.
    Marcus Luttrell  --  Lone Survivor
  • The village looks at him by stealth, for it is afraid.
    Charles Dickens  --  A Tale of Two Cities
  • He laid his finger beside his nose, a sign of stealth, or perhaps deceit.
    Homer Hickam  --  October Sky
  • Bronze dragon ain’t exactly a stealth plane.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Lost Hero
  • Instead of answering, the person gave up all pretense of stealth and started running, crashing through the forest line around the clearing of the graveyard, circling toward the spot where Thomas stood.
    James Dashner  --  The Maze Runner
  • Many of the Vatican’s Grail quests here were in fact stealth missions to erase members of the royal bloodline.
    Dan Brown  --  The Da Vinci Code
  • Faith, here ’tis; Romeo Is banished; and all the world to nothing That he dares ne’er come back to challenge you; Or if he do, it needs must be by stealth.
    William Shakespeare  --  Romeo and Juliet
  • Her blond hair was streaked with red highlights —very subtle for a stealth mission.
    Rick Riordan  --  The Throne of Fire
  • There are all sorts of enchantments on it, to stop people entering by stealth.
    J.K. Rowling  --  Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban
  • Saphira’s stealth and speed, combined with the dim lighting, made it nearly impossible for the Urgals to predict where she would strike next.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eragon
  • Her stealth made him jump; he could never understand how she moved so quietly.
    Christopher Paolini  --  Eldest
  • Ney, who had had a corps of ten thousand men, reached Napoleon at Orsha with only one thousand men left, having abandoned all the rest and all his cannon, and having crossed the Dnieper at night by stealth at a wooded spot.
    Leo Tolstoy  --  War and Peace
  • The prospect of so idyllic an interim added to the inspired stealth with which he whetted his wire, filed it to a Umber stiletto fineness.
    Truman Capote  --  In Cold Blood
  • Not exactly an ideal location for a stealth mission, but with barely two hours of moon time left there was no time for an overground jaunt.
    Eoin Colfer  --  Artemis Fowl
  • Scarlett wondered how that ponderous body which shook the floors could move with such savage stealth when its owner wished to eavesdrop.
    Margaret Mitchell  --  Gone with the Wind
  • By stealth, there had been there, in the darkness of the night, poor desolated creatures, who stole from their scanty hours’ rest, that they might repay to him some of those ministrations of love in which he had always been so abundant.
    Harriet Beecher Stowe  --  Uncle Tom’s Cabin
  • She pinpointed the location of the voice, thinking: Such stealth! I didn’t hear him.
    Frank Herbert  --  Dune
  • I admired virtue and good feelings and loved the gentle manners and amiable qualities of my cottagers, but I was shut out from intercourse with them, except through means which I obtained by stealth, when I was unseen and unknown, and which rather increased than satisfied the desire I had of becoming one among my fellows.
    Mary Shelley  --  Frankenstein
  • There is my father—another of my father—but the idea of sitting for his picture made him so nervous, that I could only take him by stealth; neither of them very like therefore.
    Jane Austen  --  Emma
  • Everywhere they went, they saw signs urging Wonderlanders to attend meetings of the numberless Black Imagination societies that now flourished in every banqueting hall, while the few White Imagination societies were forced to gather in stealth and secret.
    Frank Beddor  --  The Looking Glass Wars
  • In fact, the good news was double: if it weren’t for this hyena, the sailors wouldn’t have thrown me into the lifeboat and I would have stayed on the ship and I surely would have drowned; and if I had to share quarters with a wild animal, better the upfront ferocity of a dog than the power and stealth of a cat.
    Yann Martel  --  Life of Pi
  • No one would speak, until Polities-most faithful and likable of my officers, said: ’Dear friends, no need for stealth: here’s a young weaver singing a pretty song to set the air a-tingle on these lawns and paven courts.
    Homer  --  The Odyssey
  • Smaug had left his lair in silent stealth, quietly soared into the air, and then floated heavy and slow in the dark like a monstrous crow, down the wind towards the west of the Mountain, in the hopes of catching unawares something or somebody there, and of spying the outlet to the passage which the thief had used.
    J.R.R. Tolkien  --  The Hobbit
  • Even after a year it was as though he entered by stealth to despoil her virginity each time anew.
    William Faulkner  --  Light in August
  • Some of them were fearful, some revengeful for their comrade, some, as it were, disbodied in the sleep-walk of their stealth.
    T. H. White  --  The Once and Future King
  • Continuity lapses had begun to proliferate with the stealth of rats breeding in cellar corners: for a space of thirty pages, the Baron had become the Viscount from Misery’s Quest.
    Stephen King  --  Misery
  • Methinks I feel this youth’s perfections With an invisible and subtle stealth To creep in at mine eyes.
    William Shakespeare  --  Twelfth Night
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