Dictionary.com

exfiltrate

[ eks-fil-treyt, eks-fil-treyt ]
/ 蓻ks藞f瑟l tre瑟t, 藞蓻ks f瑟l藢tre瑟t /
Save This Word!
See synonyms for: exfiltrate / exfiltration on Thesaurus.com

verb (used without object), ex路fil路trat路ed, ex路fil路trat路ing.
to escape furtively from an area under enemy control.
verb (used with object), ex路fil路trat路ed, ex路fil路trat路ing.
to smuggle (military personnel) out of an area under enemy control.
QUIZ
WILL YOU SAIL OR STUMBLE ON THESE GRAMMAR QUESTIONS?
Smoothly step over to these common grammar mistakes that trip many people up. Good luck!
Question 1 of 7
Fill in the blank: I can鈥檛 figure out _____ gave me this gift.

Origin of exfiltrate

First recorded in 1965鈥70; ex-1 + (in)filtrate

OTHER WORDS FROM exfiltrate

ex路fil路tra路tion, noun
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, 漏 Random House, Inc. 2022

How to use exfiltrate in a sentence

FEEDBACK