snake in the grass

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Synonyms for snake in the grass

a deceitful or treacherous person


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| Alan Ayckbourn's Snake in the Grass at Middlesbrough Theatre
Snake in the Grass began its run at the LBT's main theatre on Tuesday and is on every night at 7.30pm until Saturday with a Saturday matinee at 2pm.
Cited the "Best Picturebook 2007" by the Norwegian Cultural Department, Snake in the Grass is a children's picturebook about a cheerful, anthropomorphic bunny rabbit who befriends a snake.
A SNAKE in the grass became more than a phrase for one Nuneaton resident who found a slithery intruder in their back garden.
Shaun, from Cottesbrook Road, Norris Green, said: ``My garden is quite overgrown but I spotted the snake in the grass.