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cloak and dagger

see definition of cloak and dagger
  • as inmelodramatic
  • as insecret
  • as incloak-and-dagger
  • as inhuggermugger
  • as inclandestine
  • as insuspense
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Synonyms for cloak and dagger

adj extravagant in speech, behavior
  • theatrical
  • artificial
  • blood-and-thunder
  • cliff-hanging
  • cloak-and-dagger
  • exaggerated
  • ham
  • hammy
  • histrionic
  • hokey
  • overdramatic
  • overemotional
  • sensational
  • spectacular
  • stagy

Antonyms for cloak and dagger

  • calm
  • normal
  • untheatrical
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More words related to cloak and dagger

suspense

noun. anticipation
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.