Definition of Guileful in English :

Define Guileful in English

Guileful meaning in English

Meaning of Guileful in English

Pronunciation of Guileful in English

Guileful pronunciation in English

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1. crafty, cunning, dodgy, foxy, guileful, knavish, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily

marked by skill in deception

Example Sentences:
'cunning men often pass for wise'
'deep political machinations'
'a foxy scheme'
'a slick evasive answer'
'sly as a fox'
'tricky Dick'
'a wily old attorney'

WordNet Lexical Database for English. Princeton University. 2010.


see synonyms of guileful
full of guile; deceitful

Webster’s New World College Dictionary, 4th Edition. Copyright © 2010 by Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. All rights reserved.


see synonyms of guileful
Full of guile; deceitfully or treacherously cunning.

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