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wily

[wahy-lee]
adjective, wilier, wiliest.
full of, marked by, or proceeding from wiles; crafty; cunning.

Origin:
1250–1300; Middle English; see wile, -y1

wilily, adverb
wiliness, noun
overwily, adjective
unwily, adjective


artful, sly, designing, intriguing, tricky, foxy, deceitful, treacherous.


straightforward, open.
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wily (ˈwaɪlɪ)
 
adj , wilier, wiliest
characterized by or proceeding from wiles; sly or crafty
 
'wiliness
 
n

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wily
c.1300; see wile.
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