Definitions and translations for "wily"

Definition of wily

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1. Sly, cunning, full of tricks
Horatio's new girlfriend is a wily coquette and poor Horatio is too smitten to see it.
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English - English - wily

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adj. cunning, tricky, deceptive

English - Spanish - wily

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adj. trapacero, artificioso, lagartón, trapacista; astuto

English - French - wily

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adj. rusé, malin, trompeur; astucieux

English - German - wily

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adj. verschlagend

English - Indonesian - wily

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a. cerdik, pintar busuk, licik, cerdas, lihai, lihay

English - Italian - wily

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agg. furbo, astuto, scaltro, malizioso

English - Polish - wily

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a. chytry, przebiegły, podstępny

English - Portuguese - wily

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adj. malicioso, capcioso, astuto

English - Romanian - wily

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a. şiret, viclean

English - Russian - wily

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прил. лукавый, хитрый, коварный

English - Turkish - wily

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s. kurnaz, şeytan, cin fikirli

English - Ukrainian - wily

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a. лукавий, підступний, хитрий

English - Dutch - wily

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bn. sluw, slim

English - Greek - wily

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επίθ. πανούργος, δόλιος

English - Arabic - wily

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‏خادع، خبيث، ماكر، مراوغ، كائد، مخادع‏

English - Chinese - wily

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(形) 使用计谋的, 狡猾的, 有诡计的

English - Chinese - wily

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(形) 使用計謀的, 狡猾的, 有詭計的

English - Japanese - wily

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(形) ずるい

English - Korean - wily

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형. 꾀가 많은, 음흉한

English - Vietnamese - wily

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a. xảo trá, xảo quyệt, gian trá
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Synonyms for wily
shrewd: crafty, cagey, canny, sly, tricky, clever, disingenuous