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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Skillfulness in cheating or deceiving others.

Usage examples (33)
  • In some stories, the fox is known for craftiness.
  • "Written on the Wind," for all its craftiness, is only a glossy soaper; it doesn't touch my heart, though it does tickle my funnybone.
  • Therefore fraud does not belong to craftiness which is opposed to prudence.
  • But of course, this is just what we should expect from Clinton and her politics of 'craftiness'. for more
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