As adjectives the difference between aesopian and furtive
is that aesopian
is (not comparable) related to or concerning the greek fabulist aesop while furtive
(not comparable) Related to or concerning the Greek fabulist Aesop.
(comparable) Characteristic of Aesop's animal fables.
(comparable) Employing or having an ambiguous or allegorical meaning, especially a political meaning.
* (l), (l)
Exhibiting guilty or evasive secrecy.
* 1949 , George Orwell, Nineteen Eighty-Four , p31
- But that was merely a piece of furtive knowledge which he happened to possess because his memory was not satisfactorily under control.
* (stealthy) surreptitious
* See also