Examples of WILY
- 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>
First Known Use of WILY
Related to WILY
- beguiling, cagey (also cagy), crafty, cunning, cute, designing, devious, dodgy [chiefly British], foxy, guileful, scheming, shrewd, slick, sly, subtle, tricky, artful
- artless, guileless, ingenuous, innocent, undesigning
See Synonym Discussion at sly
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