stownlins

[ stoun-linz ]
/ ˈstaʊn lɪnz /

adverb Scot.

secretly; stealthily.

Nearby words

  1. stow away,
  2. stowage,
  3. stowaway,
  4. stowe,
  5. stowe, harriet beecher,
  6. stowp,
  7. stp,
  8. str,
  9. str.,
  10. strabane

Origin of stownlins

1780–90; stown (variant of stoln stolen) + -lins (see -ling2, -s1

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