Thesaurus / artful
EXAMPLE SENTENCES FROM THE WEB
Alabama advances to the national title game with an artful offensive performanceTo that small list of the rare cities and towns that wind up sending sons to the lectern at the Heisman Trophy presentation, do add Amite, which carries a distinction.
HEISMAN WINNER DEVONTA SMITH PUTS TINY TOWN OF AMITE CITY IN THE SPOTLIGHTCHUCK CULPEPPERJANUARY 7, 2021WASHINGTON POST
The trendy practice of not cutting back the remnant top growth of certain grasses and perennials at season’s end is one I favor, though a little grooming will make the scene more artful and less scruffy.
CLIMATE CHANGE HAS ALTERED THE WINTER SEASON AND THE GARDENER’S SENSE OF ITADRIAN HIGGINSJANUARY 6, 2021WASHINGTON POST
In the video, the campaign uses another artful clip to back up the claim that Warnock “celebrated anti-American hatred.”
LOEFFLER’S BOGUS CLAIM THAT WARNOCK ‘CELEBRATED ANTI-AMERICAN HATRED’GLENN KESSLERDECEMBER 3, 2020WASHINGTON POST
To dive into his clothing was a process facilitated by many an artful dodge.
KING OF RANLEIGHF. S. (FREDERICK SADLIER) BRERETON
That artful girl soon discovered what had escaped her mistress's observation.
A TERRIBLE TEMPTATIONCHARLES READE
Whereupon he began perforce playing his old game of artful dodging, exercising his best powers as a hopper and skipper.
A REVERSIBLE SANTA CLAUSMEREDITH NICHOLSON
His own scores reveal him as the most artful of 'artless' composers.
MARSE HENRY (VOL. 2)HENRY WATTERSON
She is artful but not intelligent, least of all about herself.
SOLILOQUIES IN ENGLANDGEORGE SANTAYANA
No forward coquette behaviour, no airs to set himself off, no studied looks nor artful posture,—but nature did it all.
THE BEAUX-STRATAGEMGEORGE FARQUHAR
WORDS RELATED TO ARTFUL
- faking one out
- not straightforward
- playing games
- playing politics
- put on
- under wraps
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