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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"They then sneak in and take what they can, which can include keys for vehicles.
These gatherings not only serve as a soft target for terrorists as on Feb 13 last year but also provide a possible cover for terrorists and miscreants to sneak in to target the vital and sensitive installations along the road.
"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.