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

 stealth /ˈstɛlθ/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Stealth n.
 1. The act of stealing; theft. [Obs.]
    The owner proveth the stealth to have been committed upon him by such an outlaw.   --Spenser.
 2. The thing stolen; stolen property. [Obs.]  “Sluttish dens . . . serving to cover stealths.”
 3. The bringing to pass anything in a secret or concealed manner; a secret procedure; a clandestine practice or action; -- in either a good or a bad sense.
    Do good by stealth, and blush to find it fame.   --Pope.
 The monarch, blinded with desire of wealth,
 With steel invades the brother's life by stealth.   --Dryden.
    I told him of your stealth unto this wood.   --Shak.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n : avoiding detection by moving carefully [syn: stealing]