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furtive
used in Tess of the d'Urbervilles

2 uses
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Definition
taking pains to avoid being observed

or:

in a manner indicating nervousness (being cautious or appearing suspicious)
  • Tess, her cheeks on fire, moved away furtively, as if hardly moving at all.
    3 — The Rally (45% in)
  • XXXVI Clare arose in the light of a dawn that was ashy and furtive, as though associated with crime.
    5 — The Woman Pays (11% in)

There are no more uses of "furtive" in Tess of the d'Urbervilles.

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