Simple Definition of wily
: full of clever tricks : very clever
Examples of wily in a sentence
She turned out to be a wily negotiator.
<a wily judge of character, she takes advantage of car buyers' insecurities to sell them a bigger machine than they really need>
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Rhymes with wily
highly, maile, riley, shyly, slyly, smiley, spryly, Wiley, wryly
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