Sneak and Slip


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Sneak verb – To move about in a sly or secret manner.
Usage example: the little kids sneak around upstairs when they're supposed to be in bed

Slip is a synonym for sneak in move topic. In some cases you can use "Slip" instead a verb "Sneak", when it comes to topics like creep, crawl, slink, bring surreptitiously. popular alternative
Nearby Words: sneaky, sneaking, sneaked, sneaker
Synonyms for Sneak


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Slip verb – To introduce in a gradual, secret, or clever way.
Usage example: casually slipped it into the conversation

Sneak is a synonym for slip in move topic. You can use "Sneak" instead a verb "Slip", if it concerns topics such as creep, crawl. popular alternative
Nearby Words: slipped, slipup, slipping, slipper, slippy
Synonyms for Slip

How words are described

free free sneak free slip
serious serious sneak serious slip
little little sneak little slip
bad bad sneak bad slip
Other adjectives: black, lethal.

Common collocations

word sneak word slip word
couple sneak couple slip couple
bomb sneak bomb slip bomb
time sneak time slip time
Other nouns: money, joke, key, guards, defenses, enemies.
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