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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

  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

  4. Origin: [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.

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  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. Jonathan Greenert:

    You know that stealth may be over-rated.

  2. Charles Lamb:

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

  3. Peter Schultz:

    We show that carbon acts like a stealth darkening agent, from the standpoint of spectral analysis, it's like an invisible paint.

  4. James Schmidt:

    So what makes the F-35 so unique and so effective is its stealth capabilities, and that’s just one of the things that makes the F-35 unique.

  5. Sanskrit Proverb:

    With knowledge, say, what other wealth Can vie, which neither thieves by stealth Can take, nor kinsmen make their prey, Which, lavished, never wastes away.

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