- Word Parts
|part of speech:
||secretive, surreptitious, or covert movement or procedure; sneakiness; furtiveness.
He knew they would not hand over the document and he could only get it by stealth.
||stealthful (adj.), stealthfully (adv.)
The word stealth
contains the following part:
that means the act or state of
More about this word part:
The suffix -th2 attaches to English adjectives to form nouns (e.g., "warmth
" from "warm" and "depth
" from "deep"), and to English verb roots to form nouns (e.g., "birth
" from "bear" and "stealth
" from "steal").