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3 definitions found
 for stealth
From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48 :

  Stealth \Stealth\ (st[e^]lth), n. [OE. stal[thorn]e. See
     Steal, v. t.]
     1. The act of stealing; theft. [Obs.]
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              The owner proveth the stealth to have been committed
              upon him by such an outlaw.           --Spenser.
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     2. The thing stolen; stolen property. [Obs.] "Sluttish dens .
        . . serving to cover stealths." --Sir W. Raleigh.
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     3. The bringing to pass anything in a secret or concealed
        manner; a secret procedure; a clandestine practice or
        action; -- in either a good or a bad sense.
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              Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.
                                                    --Pope.
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              The monarch, blinded with desire of wealth,
              With steel invades the brother's life by stealth.
                                                    --Dryden.
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              I told him of your stealth unto this wood. --Shak.
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From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  stealth
      n 1: avoiding detection by moving carefully [syn: stealth,
           stealing]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  57 Moby Thesaurus words for "stealth":
     Italian hand, acuteness, art, artfulness, artifice, astuteness,
     cageyness, callidity, canniness, clandestine behavior,
     clandestineness, clandestinity, cleverness, covertness, craft,
     craftiness, cunning, cunningness, fine Italian hand, finesse,
     foxiness, furtiveness, gamesmanship, guile, ingeniousness,
     insidiousness, inventiveness, one-upmanship, prowl, prowling,
     readiness, resourcefulness, satanic cunning, secrecy, sharpness,
     shiftiness, shrewdness, slinkiness, slipperiness, slyness,
     sneakiness, sophistry, stalking, stealthiness, subtilty,
     subtleness, subtlety, suppleness, surreptitiousness, trickiness,
     underground activity, underhand dealing, underhandedness, wariness,
     wiles, wiliness, wit
  
  

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