Synonyms for secretly
- behind closed doors
- behind someone's back
- by stealth
- in camera
- in confidence
- in holes and corners
- in secret
- in strict confidence
- on the QT
- on the quiet
- on the sly
- sub rosa
- under the table
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR SECRETLY
I secretly hoped for a silk, but Mother, to whom I suppose I am even now—now!
The arrival of Winkleman would, he secretly admitted, upset him completely.
Plainly, Evadna was secretly laughing at her perturbed interest in the matter.
Secretly he was hoping that Evadna heard the explanation, and he raised his voice purposely.
From which I infer that you secretly think her manner equal to her looks?'
The President asked, was the Accused openly denounced or secretly?
How often am I secretly shocked by the cold carelessness of your words and manner!
I secretly wished that already he was in the heart of Muscovy.
I am at last married to the one I have secretly worshiped for years.
He was to make his presence known to Louise only if he could do so secretly.