Tesauro Inglês

Sinônimos de underhand

(adjectivo) 
Definition
sly, deceitful, and secretive
The Prime Minister had been involved in underhand financial deals.
Sinônimos
sly
He is devious, sly and manipulative.
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secret
I was heading on a secret mission that made my flesh crawl.
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crooked (informal)
She might expose his crooked business deals to the authorities.
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devious
She tracked down the other woman by devious means.
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sneaky
One kid can generally tell when another kid is sneaky.
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fraudulent
fraudulent claims about being a nurse
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dishonest
He had become rich by dishonest means.
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deceptive
Her worst fault is a strongly deceptive streak.
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clandestine
They are said to have been holding clandestine meetings for years.
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unscrupulous
These kids are being exploited by very unscrupulous people.
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crafty
That crafty old devil had taken us all for a ride.
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unethical
I thought it was unethical for doctors to operate upon family members.
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furtive
a furtive glance over her shoulder
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deceitful
The ambassador called the report deceitful and misleading.
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surreptitious
They had several surreptitious conversations.
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stealthy
It was a stealthy sound made by someone anxious not to be heard.
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below the belt (informal)
Do you think it's a bit below the belt, what they're doing?
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underhanded
Opostos

Sinônimos adicionais

in the sense of below the belt
Definition
unscrupulous or cowardly
Do you think it's a bit below the belt, what they're doing?
Sinônimos
crooked (informal),
sly,
unsporting,
unsportsmanlike,
underhanded,
not playing the game (informal)
in the sense of clandestine
Definition
secret and concealed
They are said to have been holding clandestine meetings for years.
Sinônimos
in the sense of crafty
Definition
skilled in deception
That crafty old devil had taken us all for a ride.

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