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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 sneak·er /ˈsnikɚ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Sneak·er n.
 1. One who sneaks.
 2. A vessel of drink. [Prov. Eng.]
    A sneaker of five gallons.   --Spectator.
 3. A type of soft shoe with a flat, pliable, typically rubber or other soft sole, and canvas-like upper, used in sports such as tennis, or for comfort.  Called sneaker because they give no warning of one's approach.  Usually used in the pl.
 4.  A punch bowl. [Obs.]

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a canvas shoe with a pliable rubber sole [syn: gym shoe, tennis
      2: someone acting as an informer or decoy for the police [syn:
         fink, snitch, snitcher, stoolpigeon, stoolie, sneak,