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stealth
American English: /stɛlθ/
British English: /stɛlθ/

Translation of stealth in Spanish:

noun

uncountable
  • by stealth
    Example sentences
    • Rather, the commission is likely to pursue consumption taxation by stealth and indirection.
    • Still, the visual dissimilarity among works and within mediums is offset by a coolly consistent emotional tenor that overtakes the viewer as if by stealth.
    • The district's cottage hospitals are being undermined by a policy of closure by stealth, a health watchdog has warned.

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