What does the word stealth mean?

Usage examples for stealth

  1. Then he began to move, not quietly or with any display of stealth. – In the Brooding Wild by Ridgwell Cullum
  2. Though Badger and Shirley moved with the stealth of Indians, yet their labored breathing, and, now and then, the fall of their feet came to Sam's ears. – Lost in the Cañon by Alfred R. Calhoun
  3. My grandmother was an inveterate novel- reader, but very careful that her books fell into no other hands; so that the only means of satisfying my taste for romantic reading was by stealth. – A Grandmother's Recollections by Ella Rodman