weaselly

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

Definition of weaselly

: resembling or suggestive of a weasel

Examples of weaselly in a Sentence

  1. He's a weaselly, conniving thief.

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First Known Use of weaselly

1838

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Definition of weaselly for English Language Learners

  • : not direct and honest


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