canniness

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

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  • 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

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