What does stealth mean?

Definitions for stealth

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word stealth.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. stealth, stealing(noun)

    avoiding detection by moving carefully


  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

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

  2. Stealth(verb)

    the thing stolen; stolen property

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

  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

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


  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.

Suggested Resources

  1. stealth

    Song lyrics by stealth -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by stealth on the Lyrics.com website.

How to pronounce stealth?

  1. Alex
    US English

How to say stealth in sign language?

  1. stealth


  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:

    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.

  2. 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.

  3. 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.

  4. Charles Lamb:

    The greatest pleasure I know, is to do a good action by stealth, and to have it found out by accident.

  5. Robert Graham:

    One of my favorite things to cook is a lentil, mushroom, tomato Bolognese( see recipe for Vegan Bolognese below). I love it because it's stealth health — people think they are eating meat.

Images & Illustrations of stealth

  1. stealthstealthstealthstealthstealth

Popularity rank by frequency of use


Translations for stealth

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for stealth »


Find a translation for the stealth definition in other languages:

Select another language:

  • - Select -
  • 简体中文 (Chinese - Simplified)
  • 繁體中文 (Chinese - Traditional)
  • Español (Spanish)
  • Esperanto (Esperanto)
  • 日本語 (Japanese)
  • Português (Portuguese)
  • Deutsch (German)
  • العربية (Arabic)
  • Français (French)
  • Русский (Russian)
  • ಕನ್ನಡ (Kannada)
  • 한국어 (Korean)
  • עברית (Hebrew)
  • Gaeilge (Irish)
  • Українська (Ukrainian)
  • اردو (Urdu)
  • Magyar (Hungarian)
  • मानक हिन्दी (Hindi)
  • Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Italiano (Italian)
  • தமிழ் (Tamil)
  • Türkçe (Turkish)
  • తెలుగు (Telugu)
  • ภาษาไทย (Thai)
  • Tiếng Việt (Vietnamese)
  • Čeština (Czech)
  • Polski (Polish)
  • Bahasa Indonesia (Indonesian)
  • Românește (Romanian)
  • Nederlands (Dutch)
  • Ελληνικά (Greek)
  • Latinum (Latin)
  • Svenska (Swedish)
  • Dansk (Danish)
  • Suomi (Finnish)
  • فارسی (Persian)
  • ייִדיש (Yiddish)
  • հայերեն (Armenian)
  • Norsk (Norwegian)
  • English (English)

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:

Discuss these stealth definitions with the community:



    Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


    "stealth." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2020. Web. 25 Sep. 2020. <https://www.definitions.net/definition/stealth>.

    Are we missing a good definition for stealth? Don't keep it to yourself...

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Chrome

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Free, no signup required:

    Add to Firefox

    Get instant definitions for any word that hits you anywhere on the web!

    Nearby & related entries:

    Alternative searches for stealth:

    Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.