Synonyms of sneaking


1. sneak, mouse, creep, pussyfoot, walk

usage: to go stealthily or furtively; "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor's house"

2. sneak, act, move

usage: put, bring, or take in a secretive or furtive manner; "sneak a look"; "sneak a cigarette"

3. pilfer, cabbage, purloin, pinch, abstract, snarf, swipe, hook, sneak, filch, nobble, lift, steal

usage: make off with belongings of others

4. slip, sneak, pass, hand, reach, pass on, turn over, give

usage: pass on stealthily; "He slipped me the key when nobody was looking"


1. sneaking(prenominal), unavowed, concealed (vs. unconcealed)

usage: not openly expressed; "a sneaking suspicion"

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Definition and meaning of sneaking (Dictionary)