Sentence for furtive | Use furtive in a sentence

Sentences with furtive in them. The sentences below are ordered by length from shorter and easier to longer and more complex. They use furtive in a sentence, providing visitors a sentence for furtive.

  • Furtive glances followed him. (12)
  • Her face assumes a furtive, listening look. (8)
  • The little model gave him a furtive glance. (8)
  • He gave Annette a look furtive and searching. (8)
  • Something furtive, and so foreign, about him! (8)
  • Another woman passed, giving her a furtive glance. (8)
  • He tried to steady his lightless, furtive eyes in vain. (12)
  • He was otherwise reticent and even furtive in his manner. (9)
  • Then stealthily, with colourless, furtive eyes he went on. (12)
  • He put on a furtive look, and glanced once or twice at her askance. (9)
  • To have this something to look forward to, however furtive and barren, helped. (8)
  • Its expression was furtive; his mouth twitched; a furrow had come between his eyes. (8)
  • A simultaneous furtive extinction of three pocket-handkerchiefs might have been noticed. (10)
  • Again Soames gave her a look which, but for the affection in it, might have been called furtive. (8)
  • He could feel, almost see, himself deteriorating already, with this furtive feeling in his soul. (8)
  • She passed him, and Soames went in with his noiseless step, his jaw firmly set, his eyes furtive. (8)
  • All that evening, furtive watching, formal talk, and underneath a ferment of doubt and fear and longing. (8)
  • Furtive and fascinated, her eyes remained fixed on Bianca, while her hand moved, mechanically ticking the paragraphs. (8)
  • The furtive light from that creeping moon was getting hold of things down there, stealing in among the boughs of the trees. (8)
  • She leaned back in her chair, and did not look up at Beaton after the first furtive glance, though she felt his eyes on her. (9)
  • But his lips, after that kiss, have the furtive bitterness one sees on the lips of those who have done what does not suit their mood. (8)
  • He gave her a grateful, furtive look, and went back to his guest; an impulse had made him hide from her the true condition of affairs. (8)
  • The man gave her a look, furtive, yet so charged with intense penetrating curiosity that it seemed to let her suddenly into innumerable secrets. (8)
  • Anyone who had seen the look, cold and furtive, thus interchanged, might have been pardoned for not appreciating the real understanding between them. (8)

Also see sentences for: hidden, secret, sly, stealthy.

Definition of furtive:

  • furtive, fur’tiv, adj. stealthy: secret. | adv. fur’tively. (0)

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