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Words and phrases that have a meaning related to cunning:   (171 results)

Often used in the same context:
devious, wily, canny, crafty, shrewd, ruthless, clever, machiavellian, diabolical, sly, skillful, devilish, fiendish, skilful, adroit, sneaky, guileful, ingenious, resourceful, duplicitous, cleverest, steely, manipulative, deft, deceitful, mephistophelian, vulpine, wicked, calculative, nous, savvy, suave, sinister, dastardly, murderous, coldhearted, implacable, diabolic, remorseless, bloodthirsty, mischievous, doltish, megalomaniac, avaricious, street smarts, brutish, venal, streetwise, rascally, malevolent, daring, cynical, shameless, con artist, villainous, reptilian, smarm, instinctive, evil, astute, perfidious, tenacious, stealthy, goatish, beguiling, merciless, birdbrained, ratlike, debonair, foxy, sharklike, conscienceless, fearsome, indomitable, artful, cleverer, amoral, preternatural, caddish, opportunist, nefarious, weaselly, unprincipled, doughty, backstairs, vengeful, impetuous, impudent, succubi, puppyish, rapacious, knavish, guileless, cagey, sociopathic, fearless, beastly, backstab, pitiless, audacious, vainglorious, cowardly, obliquity, avidity, bluff, cautiousness, central, craftiness, dice, dishonour, durability, error, excellency, fruitfulness, hardness, humanity, illiteracy, magnanimity, malleability, mark, near, odds, shifty, stupid, clumsy, timid, wary

Appears in the definition of:
artful, artless, avatar, deep, devilish, diabolic, diabolical, eluding, elusion, fast one, hermes, mephistophelean, mephistophelian, pawky, slip, trick, vulpine

More general:
artfulness, astuteness, perspicaciousness, perspicacity, shrewdness

Synonyms:
adroit, artful, attractive, clever, craft, craftiness, crafty, cute, dodgy, foxiness, foxy, guile, guileful, ingenious, knavish, slick, sly, slyness, tricksy, tricky, wiliness, wily

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— Nouns for cunning: man, men, fellow, eyes, hand, smile, way, woman, look, device, fox, more...

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See cunning used in context: 45 rhymes, 68 Shakespeare works, several books and articles.

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