sneaking Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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"sneaking" in British English

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sneakingadjective [before noun]

uk   us   /ˈsniː.kɪŋ/
If you have a sneaking ​feeling about someone or something, you have that ​feeling, ​although you are not ​certain it is ​correct: I have a sneaking feeling/​suspicion that we're going the ​wrong way.
(Definition of sneaking from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sneaking" in American English

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sneakingadjective [not gradable]

 us   /ˈsni·kɪŋ/
(of ​feelings or ​thoughts) ​slowlybecomingstronger: I have a sneaking ​suspicion that I need more ​memory in my ​computer.
(Definition of sneaking from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “sneaking”
in Chinese (Simplified) (感觉)暗自的,隐隐感到的…
in Chinese (Traditional) (感覺)暗自的,隱隱感到的…
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