index clandestine, furtive, stealthy, surreptitious

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  • Rubus furtivus — ID 72816 Symbol Key RUFU4 Common Name openground dewberry Family Rosaceae Category Dicot Division Magnoliophyta US Nativity Native to U.S. US/NA Plant Yes State Distribution NY Growth Habit Subshrub Duration …   USDA Plant Characteristics

  • Rubus furtivus L.H. Bailey — Symbol RUFU4 Common Name openground dewberry Botanical Family Rosaceae …   Scientific plant list

  • furtif — furtif, ive [ fyrtif, iv ] adj. • 1545; « de voleur » 1370; lat. furtivus, de furtum « vol », de fur « voleur » 1 ♦ Vx ⇒ clandestin, 1. secret. « un magasin clandestin d éditions furtives » (Voltaire). 2 ♦ Mod. Qui se fait à la dérobée, qu on… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • furtiv — FURTÍV, Ă, furtivi, e, adj. (livr.) Care se face pe ascuns, pe furiş. – Din fr. furtif, lat. furtivus. Trimis de baron, 24.01.2003. Sursa: DEX 98  furtív adj. m., pl. furtívi; f …   Dicționar Român

  • furtivo — (Del lat. furtivus.) ► adjetivo 1 Que se hace a escondidas: ■ le dirigió una mirada furtiva como muestra de complicidad. SINÓNIMO disimulado sigiloso ► adjetivo/ sustantivo 2 Que actúa a escondidas: ■ le multaron por ser un cazador furtivo. * * * …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • Wasser — 1. Alle kleinen Wasser laufen in die grossen. – Simrock, 11227; Körte, 6528; Braun, I, 4928. »Die kleinen Wasser allgemein laufen in die grossen hinein.« Die Russen: Das Wasser, was die Ladoga der Newa gibt, gibt die Newa dem Finnischen Meerbusen …   Deutsches Sprichwörter-Lexikon

  • List of spiders of Texas — This is a list of all spider species that have been found in Texas, USA, as of July 17, 2006. It is taken from the [http://pecanspiders.tamu.edu/spidersoftexas.htm Catalogue of Texas Spiders] by D. Allen Dean, which was started in 1940. The list… …   Wikipedia

  • furtive — ● furtif, furtive adjectif (latin furtivus, dérobé, de fur, furis, voleur) Qui se fait rapidement, à la dérobée, de manière à échapper à l attention : Une larme furtive. Littéraire. Qui passe rapidement, presque inaperçu : Des apparitions… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Furtive — Fur tive, a. [L. furtivus, fr. furtum theft, fr. fur thief, akin to ferre to bear: cf. F. furtif. See {Fertile}.] Stolen; obtained or characterized by stealth; sly; secret; stealthy; as, a furtive look. Prior. [1913 Webster] A hasty and furtive… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • furtive — adjective Etymology: French or Latin; French furtif, from Latin furtivus, from furtum theft, from fur thief, from or akin to Greek phōr thief; akin to Greek pherein to carry more at bear Date: 1612 1. a. done by stealth ; surreptitious b.… …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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