German translation of 'sneak'
Schleicher m (Schleicherin) (f)
- he sneaked a cake off the counter
er klaute einen Kuchen vom Tresen (inf)
⇒ to sneak sth into a room
etw in ein Zimmer schmuggeln
⇒ to sneak a look at sb/sth
auf jdn/etw schielen
- to sneak about
⇒ to sneak away or off
⇒ to sneak in
⇒ to sneak past sb
(sich) an jdm vorbeischleichen
⇒ to sneak up on sb
sich an jdn heranschleichen
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Example Sentences Including 'sneak'
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Nonetheless we cannot shake off a sneaking suspicion that great wisdom is being imparted and that it might be prudent discreetly to take notes.The Times Literary Supplement (2012)
And yet there is something sneaking about it that outrages the American sense of fairness.THE HUNTING OF MAN (2004)
Are you planning another book and can you give us a sneak peek?Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Get a sneak preview, with wine and good chat.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Here West tried the sneak attack of a club.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
I was part of a group given a sneak preview before it opened on Thursday.The Sun (2012)
Soon a stone had sneaked back on.The Sun (2015)
We'd sneak back for cups of coffee or lunch.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
West tried the sneak attack of a club v 3NT.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
You'll keep coming back to sneak astonished looks at these pages long after you have finished it.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
She sneaked a look at him, a quick one.A Plague of Angels (1993)
He clearly felt bad about something, to sneak off like that.The Sun (2016)
He sat uncomfortably in isolation surrounded by empty seats and had to be sneaked away from the ground.The Sun (2008)
I have a sneaking suspicion that there were no real safety problems.The Sun (2012)
If the users do not trust the watchers they will look for ways to sneak past the guards unseen.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
She went to look and one sneaked in, taking her key.The Sun (2015)
Thousands of you have already visited my website to get a sneak peek at the impressive piece of software.The Sun (2010)
We have a sneaking suspicion it won't be her last.The Sun (2014)
So horrible you have to look away... and yet your eyes keep sneaking back.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
This is a sneak attack, a rearguard action by those who still want to see statutory control of the press.Times, Sunday Times (2013)
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British English: sneak VERB
If you sneak somewhere, you go there very quietly on foot, trying to avoid being seen or heard.
Sometimes he would sneak out of his house late at night.
Translation of sneak from the Collins English to German Dictionary