stealthily

All Adverb
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  • I ask him to come, therefore, as stealthily as he did last night. Cited from The Abandoned Room, by Wadsworth Camp
  • He moved stealthily about the upper story of the house, trying this door and that. Cited from Everychild, by Louis Dodge
  • Then he went out stealthily, as men do who deal with Israel by night. Cited from Puck of Pook's Hill, by Rudyard Kipling
  • Grant eventually was able to stealthily move his army across the James River.
  • Once more the child glanced stealthily behind her, up and down the street. Cited from The Christmas Angel, by Abbie Farwell Brown
  • Soon she heard something coming towards her stealthily and slowly. Cited from Dot and the Kangaroo, by Ethel C. Pedley
  • He advanced stealthily until within some ten feet, when he halted again. Cited from The Jungle Fugitives, by Edward S. Ellis
  • Down on the beach a big, black man was moving about stealthily. Cited from The Young Engineers on the Gulf, by H. Irving Hancock
  • Christian looked at her husband many times, stealthily, whenever he did not notice her. Cited from Christian's Mistake, by Dinah Maria Mulock Craik
  • He had an idea that I should go wrong, and followed stealthily to see. Cited from Wanderings by Southern Waters, Eastern Aquitaine, Edward Harrison Barker
  • He opened his eyes stealthily, and this was neither the room nor the bed he had expected to see. Cited from Sentimental Tommy, by J. M. Barrie
  • In the dead of night he stealthily entered her chamber with a drawn sword.
  • He went stealthily, trying to hide where possible, and making as little sound as he could. Cited from The Wendigo, by Algernon Blackwood
  • On the third day he heard some one stealthily mount the stairs. Cited from Eric, by Frederic William Farrar
  • He moved stealthily from tree to tree, for he had not the least idea when he would run across a guard. Cited from The Untamed, by Max Brand
  • Fred came stealthily out of the yard, after looking back at the house. Cited from The High School Pitcher, by H. Irving Hancock
  • Stealthily he turned the key and the door stood open. Cited from Alfgar the Dane or the Second Chronicle of Aescendune, by A. D. Crake
  • Shortly after her appearance a man comes stealthily from the bushes on the other side. Cited from Dramatic Works of Gerhart Hauptmann, v2, Hauptmann
  • Next morning he went off as usual, and I crept stealthily after him. Cited from Brothers of Pity and Other Tales of Beasts and Men, by Ewing
  • And going out stealthily, he closed and locked the door behind him. Cited from A Man and His Money, by Frederic Stewart Isham
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Meaning of stealthily

  • adverb In a stealthy manner
    stealthily they advanced upstream