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furtive
used in And Then There Were None

2 uses
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Definition
taking pains to avoid being observed

or:

in a manner indicating nervousness (being cautious or appearing suspicious)
  • A soft furtive footfall...
    p. 122.5
furtive = quietly cautious
  • It came again-some one moving softly, furtively, overhead.
    p. 122.6

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