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sneak

 
Adjective sneak has 1 sense
  1. furtive, lurking, skulking, sneak, sneaky, stealthy, surreptitious - marked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed; "a furtive manner"; "a lurking prowler"; "a sneak attack"; "stealthy footsteps"; "a surreptitious glance at his watch"; "someone skulking in the shadows"
    Antonym: unconcealed (indirect, via concealed)
Noun sneak has 2 senses
  1. prowler, sneak, stalker - someone who prowls or sneaks about; usually with unlawful intentions
    --1 is a kind of intruder, interloper, trespasser
    Derived form: verb sneak1
  2. fink, snitch, snitcher, stoolpigeon, stoolie, sneak, sneaker, canary - someone acting as an informer or decoy for the police
    --2 is a kind of informer, betrayer, rat, squealer, blabber
Verb sneak has 4 senses
  1. sneak, mouse, creep, steal, pussyfoot - to go stealthily or furtively; "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house"
    --1 is one way to walk
    Derived form: noun sneak1
    Sample sentence:
    The children sneak to the playground
  2. sneak - put, bring, or take in a secretive or furtive manner; "sneak a look"; "sneak a cigarette"
    --2 is one way to
    act, move
    Sample sentences:
    They sneak the parcel to their parents
    They sneak them the parcel
    They sneak the food to the people
    They sneak the people the food
  3. pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble, lift - make off with belongings of others
    --3 is one way to steal
    Sample sentence:
    They sneak the money
  4. slip, sneak - pass on stealthily; "He slipped me the key when nobody was looking"
    --4 is one way to pass, hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody something
    Somebody ----s something to somebody
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