Clandestine - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |klænˈdestɪn|  American pronunciation of the word clandestine
Brit.  |klanˈdɛstɪn|  British pronunciation of the word clandestine

adjective

- conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods(syn: cloak-and-dagger, hole-and-corner, hugger-mugger, hush-hush, secret, surreptitious, undercover, underground)

clandestine intelligence operations

Examples

...I took a clandestine peek at the price tag on the diamond necklace....

...a clandestine weapons program that was a contravention of the international arms agreement...

...circumfused in darkness, the isolated house seemed the perfect spot for a clandestine meeting...

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