Thursday, July 1, 2010

clandestine

clandestine [ klan-DES-tin ]
 adjective ]
 MEANING :
 1. done secretly or under cover
2. surreptitious
3. characterized by secrecy
 USAGE EXAMPLE 1 :
 She told the detective that she suspected her husband of having a clandestine extramarital affair.
 USAGE EXAMPLE 2 :
 I have an interest in clandestine operations in WWII because my uncle, whilst and Englishman, was assigned to the Royal Norwegian Navy in WWII.