Definitions for stealthstɛlθ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

stealthstɛlθ(n.)

  1. secret or surreptitious procedure or passage.

  2. Obs. an act of stealing; theft. the thing stolen; booty.

  3. (adj.)surreptitious; secret; not openly acknowledged:

    a stealth hiring of the competitor's CEO; the stealth issue of the Presidential race.

    Category: Common Vocabulary

  4. (often cap.) having or providing the capacity to evade detection by radar:

    Stealth planes; stealth technology.

    Category: Military

Origin of stealth:

1200–50; ME stelthe; cf. OE stælthing theft. See steal , -th1

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stealth, stealing(noun)

    avoiding detection by moving carefully

Wiktionary

  1. stealth(Noun)

    the attribute or characteristic of acting in secrecy, or in such a way that the actions are unnoticed or difficult to detect by others.

  2. stealth(Noun)

    an act of secrecy, especially one involving thievery

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stealth(verb)

    the act of stealing; theft

  2. Stealth(verb)

    the thing stolen; stolen property

  3. Stealth(verb)

    the bringing to pass anything in a secret or concealed manner; a secret procedure; a clandestine practice or action; -- in either a good or a bad sense

Freebase

  1. Stealth

    Stealth is a 2005 American science fiction action film starring Josh Lucas, Jessica Biel, Jamie Foxx, Sam Shepard, Joe Morton and Richard Roxburgh. The film was directed by Rob Cohen, director of The Fast and the Furious and xXx. The film follows three top fighter pilots as they join a project to develop an automated robotic stealth aircraft. Released on 29 July 2005 by Columbia Pictures, the film cost $135 million to make, but was panned by critics, and was a colossal box office bomb making only $76,932,872 worldwide, one of the biggest losses in cinematic history.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

stealth(noun)

a secret manner of acting

If I can't get what I want openly, I get it by stealth.

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