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Princeton's WordNet

  1. stealth, stealingnoun

    avoiding detection by moving carefully

Wiktionary

  1. stealthnoun

    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. stealthnoun

    an act of secrecy, especially one involving thievery

Webster Dictionary

  1. Stealthverb

    the act of stealing; theft

    Etymology: [OE. stale. See Steal, v. t.]

  2. Stealthverb

    the thing stolen; stolen property

    Etymology: [OE. stale. See Steal, v. t.]

  3. Stealthverb

    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

    Etymology: [OE. stale. See Steal, v. t.]

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.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Stealth

    stelth, n. the act of stealing: a secret manner of bringing anything to pass.—adv. Stealth′ily.—n. Stealth′iness.—adj. Stealth′y, done by stealth: unperceived: secret.

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of stealth in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of stealth in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

Examples of stealth in a Sentence

  1. James Scott:

    Real cybersecurity means that your Security Operations team is consistently pen testing your network with the same stealth and sophistication as the Russian nation state, the same desperation as China’s 13th Five Year Plan, the same inexhaustible energy of the Cyber Caliphate and the same greed and ambition for monetary payoff as a seasoned cyber-criminal gang.

  2. Doug Cote:

    Everyone's been worried about rising rates, but rising rates are indicative of economic growth and that's good news, i think the market is incorrect in believing that we're somehow in a secular stagnation story, when really we're in a stealth economic boom. And that will continue to drive markets higher.

  3. Samit Aich:

    The question here is why are 340 people facing the loss of their jobs? Is it because we talked about pesticide-free tea, air pollution, and a cleaner, fairer future for all Indians? the home minister is trying to strangle us by stealth, because he knows an outright ban is unconstitutional. We ask him to confirm that he is trying to close Greenpeace India and suppress our voice.

  4. Ellen Pawlikowski:

    Air defense technology has matured and is now able to counter some of the aspects of stealth. This is part of what has to happen as we continue to evolve stealth technology. Stealth is not an on and off thing. The stealth aircraft that we have in development today are very different than the original stealth that we talked about.

  5. James Scott:

    This cyberwar will be a continuous marathon war that will only compound and hyper-evolve in stealth, sophistication and easy entry due to the accelerated evolution of “as a service” attack strategies for sale on the dark web.

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