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furtive
used in Maggie: A Girl of the Streets

4 uses
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Definition
taking pains to avoid being observed

or:

in a manner indicating nervousness (being cautious or appearing suspicious)
  • He cast furtive glances at his mother.
    Chapter 2 (91% in)
furtive = taking pains to avoid being observed
  • Maggie watched him furtively, with half-closed eyes, lit with a vague interest.
    Chapter 5 (52% in)
  • At times men at other tables regarded the girl furtively.
    Chapter 12 (73% in)
  • She scanned furtively the faces in the rushing stream of pedestrians.
    Chapter 15 (8% in)

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