GRE Word List

FURTIVE

stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance

The meaning of the word furtive is stealthy; quiet and secret (trying to escape notice); sneaky; Ex. furtive glance.

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spatsquabble; minor dispute; minor quarrel
resignationpatiently submissiveness; statement that one is quitting a job; ADJ. resigned: acquiescent
dossierfile of documents on a subject or person; file; CF. bundle of papers labeled on the back
connotationsuggested or implied meaning of an expression; V. connote
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