sneak in

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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.sneak in - enter surreptitiously; "He sneaked in under cover of darkness"; "In this essay, the author's personal feelings creep in"
penetrate, perforate - pass into or through, often by overcoming resistance; "The bullet penetrated her chest"
2.sneak in - insert casually; "She slipped in a reference to her own work"
add, append, supply - state or say further; "`It doesn't matter,' he supplied"
spatchcock - interpolate or insert (words) into a sentence or story
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But there are opportunist thieves who'll look to take advantage of home security lapses and they only need a matter of seconds to sneak in through open windows or doors.
The warning cames after a spate of break-ins in the Midlands where thieves managed to sneak in though a door or window left unlocked.
HOUSEHOLDERS have been warned to lock up and not risk losing out over the summer as part of a police drive to prevent sneak in burglaries.