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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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adv. - In an artful manner; In an attractive manner.

Usage examples (36)
  • How cunningly the olive-green dress with its underskirt of rose-brocade fitted her perfect figure
  • There was a phrase cunningly introduced and ambiguously worded, which seemed to mean that he had come by his wound in her cause.
  • Mrs. Bryant smiled cunningly and nodded at him again.
  • But Mr. Gross deals with the obstacle rather cunningly. for more
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