English - English Dictionary

Few words

steala stolen base; an instance in which a base runner advances safely during the delivery of a pitch (without the help of a hit or walk or passed ball or wild pitch)
stealingthe act of taking something from someone unlawfully; "the thieving is awful at Kennedy International"
stealthavoiding detection by moving carefully
stealingavoiding detection by moving carefully
stealth aircraftan aircraft designed in accordance with technology that makes detection by radar difficult
stealth bombera bomber that is difficult to detect by radar
stealth fightera fighter that is difficult to detect by radar; is built for precise targeting and uses laser-guided bombs
stealthinessa disposition to be sly and stealthy and to do things surreptitiously
scene-stealeran actor who draws more attention than other actors in the same scene; "babies are natural scene-stealers"
stealera criminal who takes property belonging to someone else with the intention of keeping it or selling it
Baronne Anne Louise Germaine Necker de Steal-HolstFrench romantic writer (1766-1817)
stealan advantageous purchase; "she got a bargain at the auction"; "the stock was a real buy at that price"
stealsteal a base
stealmove stealthily; "The ship slipped away in the darkness"
stealto go stealthily or furtively; "..stead of sneaking around spying on the neighbor''s house"
steal awayleave furtively and stealthily; "The lecture was boring and many students slipped out when the instructor turned towards the balckboard"
stealtake without the owner''s consent; "Someone stole my wallet on the train"; "This author stole entire paragraphs from my dissertation"
stealthymarked by quiet and caution and secrecy; taking pains to avoid being observed; "a furtive manner"; "a lurking prowler"; "a sneak attack"; "stealthy footsteps"; "a surreptitious glance at his watch"; "someone skulking in the shadows"
ostealcomposed of or containing bone; "osseous tissue"
ostealrelating to bone or to the skeleton
stealthilyin a stealthy manner; "stealthily they advanced upstream"