Embedded correspondent Richard Rushfield on the clandestine process.
Much has already been written about the recklessness inherent in any director of the CIA entering into a clandestine relationship.
The leak effectively ended her career and potentially endangered her clandestine sources.
How did you gather information about the Underground Railroad, which was a clandestine, illegal activity?
He recalls there late night clandestine meetings and the moment when Mandiba turned to violence.
It had been the study of Belle's life to get what she wished in a clandestine way.
In that case she would have received no clandestine young man.
Now that Mr. Bagley was no longer there to spy upon their actions these clandestine interviews had been comparatively easy.
“clandestine Carnivori,” was the last guess, which raised a shout.
Oh no, I could not be married in a clandestine, discreditable way.
1560s, from Latin clandestinus "secret, hidden," from clam "secretly," from adverbial derivative of base of celare "to hide" (see cell), perhaps on model of intestinus "internal." Related: Clandestinely. As a noun form, there is awkward clandestinity (clandestineness apparently being a dictionary word).