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surreptitious

Pronunciation: /ˌsʌrəpˈtɪʃəs/

Translation of surreptitious in Spanish:

adjective/adjetivo

  • [glance/wink] furtivo, subrepticio he was just having a surreptitious glass of whisky se estaba tomando un vaso de whisky a escondidas

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