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clandestine

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  • adjsecret, sly
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Synonyms for clandestine

adj secret, sly
  • covert
  • fraudulent
  • furtive
  • hidden
  • hush-hush
  • illicit
  • surreptitious
  • underground
  • artful
  • cloak-and-dagger
  • closet
  • concealed
  • foxy
  • illegitimate
  • in holes and corners
  • on the Q. T.
  • on the quiet
  • private
  • sneaky
  • stealthy
  • under wraps
  • under-the-counter
  • undercover
  • underhand

Antonyms for clandestine

  • aboveboard
  • authorized
  • honest
  • known
  • legal
  • open
  • public
  • forthright
  • truthful
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More words related to clandestine

cloak-and-dagger

adjective. full of secrecy
  • clandestine
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  • hugger-mugger
  • hush-hush
  • intriguing
  • mysterious
  • quiet
  • secret
  • sly
  • sneaky
  • stealthy
  • surreptitious
  • undercover

huggermugger

adjective. secret
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