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surreptitious
used in Gone with the Wind

3 uses
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Definition
done secretly or in a manner that avoids notice
  • "What a fool!" thought Scarlett bitterly, casting a surreptitious glance about her in the hope of being rescued from the conversation.
    1.6 (40% in)
  • But it was the part she did not read that tormented Scarlett, that drove her to surreptitious reading of her sister-in-law's mail.
    2.11 (18% in)
  • But, after all, he was as stimulating as—well, as a surreptitious glass of brandy!
    4.38 (96% in)

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