cloak-and-dagger : Definition, Usages, News and More
- s conducted with or marked by hidden aims or methods
cloak-and-dagger activities behind enemy lines
- Greg Abbott in BusinessWeek
Sony has engaged in a technological version of cloak-and-dagger deceit against consumers by hiding secret files on their computers,Abbott said in a written statement. "Consumers who purchased a Sony CD thought they were buying music....
- Brian Johnson in FOXSports.com
It was kind of a cloak-and-dagger society. Guys that were taking knew of each other and talked about things among themselves,Johnson said. "What I saw was that guys who were taking would never admit it, would never allow anybody to see....
- Dedan Kimathi in International Herald Tribune
This appears to be a cloak-and-dagger operation, and the Kenyan authorities have kept us all in the dark,activist Al-Amin Kimathi told The Associated Press.