Definitions for sneakyˈsni ki

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

sneak•yˈsni ki(adj.)sneak•i•er, sneak•i•est.

  1. like or suggestive of a sneak; furtive.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. sneaky, underhand, underhanded(adj)

    marked by deception

    "achieved success in business only by underhand methods"

  2. furtive, sneak(a), sneaky, stealthy, surreptitious(adj)

    marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed

    "a furtive manner"; "a sneak attack"; "stealthy footsteps"; "a surreptitious glance at his watch"

Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary

  1. sneaky(adjective)ˈsni ki

    trying to trick sb; = dishonest

    a sneaky way to get money from her


  1. sneaky(Adjective)

    Difficult to catch due to constantly outwitting the adversaries

    Catching those thieves will be hard, they're so sneaky they keep deluding us

  2. sneaky(Adjective)

    dishonest; deceitful

Webster Dictionary

  1. Sneaky(noun)

    like a sneak; sneaking

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It was a bit sneaky of him to tell the teacher about me.

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