weaselly

play
adjective wea·sel·ly \ˈwēz-lē, ˈwē-zə-\
variants: or less commonly

weasely

Definition of weaselly

  1. :  resembling or suggestive of a weasel

Examples of weaselly in a Sentence

  1. He's a weaselly, conniving thief.

First Known Use of weaselly

1838


WEASELLY Defined for English Language Learners

weaselly

play
adjective

Definition of weaselly for English Language Learners

  • : not direct and honest


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up weaselly? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!

WORD OF THE DAY

to become worse as time passes

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

The Emoji Quiz

  • emoji-the-quiz
  • What phase of the moon is this: 🌖 ?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ

Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!