Under British and American law this surreptitious sale is illegal.
We don't need this surreptitious attempt at re-direction of our considerable traffic.
He was quite sure it would be restored that afternoon, he said, with quiet emphasis and a surreptitious glance at his watch.
After all, if there is no chocolate dessert on hand, it just might lead to surreptitious stealing of the children's chocolate eggs.
He speaks loudly, and endearingly frankly, and occasionally steals a surreptitious glance over his shoulder to make sure the room is indeed empty.
They're all meeting in the cafeteria to plot against Veronica, and the way you shot it, you get right away that it's surreptitious .
He kept on pointing out that these people were all, in a very surreptitious way, propagandists for extreme conservative Catholicism.
They acted like some surreptitious athletics officials who could not wait to be the first to give the media a scoop and doubtless court future favour as a reward.
The stowing of the rubbish seemed surreptitious , even furtive, to a young and ignorant mind.
A no-fly zone is reported to have been enforced so that paparazzi cannot take surreptitious snaps from helicopters.