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English definition of “furtive”

furtive

adjective
 
 
/ˈfɜːtɪv/
doing something secretly, or done secretly, so that people do not notice: He gave her a furtive glance as soon as his wife left the room.Secrecy and privacy
furtively adverb
(Definition of furtive from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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