Meaning of “sneaky” in the English Dictionary

"sneaky" in English

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uk /ˈsniː.ki/ us /ˈsniː.ki/

doing things in a secret and unfair way:

a sneaky plan

UK used to describe something you do, eat, or drink especially when you do it without telling anyone or when you should not really do it:

She snuck out for a sneaky cigarette.
There's always the temptation to take a sneaky peek at the presents under the Christmas tree.
adverb uk /ˈsniː.kəl.i/ us /ˈsniː.kəl.i/

I sneakily looked in her diary when she was out last night.

(Definition of “sneaky” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"sneaky" in American English

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us /ˈsni·ki/

secretive or dishonest:

sneaky tricks
a sneaky way to raise taxes

(Definition of “sneaky” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)