See definition of canniness on

synonyms for canniness

On this page you'll find 349 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to canniness, such as: artfulness, artifice, astuteness, craftiness, deceit, and duplicity.

antonyms for canniness

Most relevant

Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

How to use canniness in a sentence

  • As she doffed her warlike garments, her feminine canniness warned her that this was no time for explanations.

    Half Portions | Edna Ferber
  • His keenness for the main chance, and his general canniness, all his subjects admired hugely.

    Serbia: A Sketch | Helen Leah Reed

Synonym of the Day