Thesaurus / craftiness
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Some crafty dude fresh out of high school withstood the quiet wilds of Grand Slam qualifying and reached the 1977 Wimbledon men’s singles draw, then ventured all the way to the semifinals in an unprecedented whoa.
ASLAN KARATSEV IS THE LATEST QUALIFIER TO GO FROM UNKNOWN TO GRAND SLAM PARTY CRASHERCHUCK CULPEPPERFEBRUARY 17, 2021WASHINGTON POST
It was not Mother Carron who spoke: our crafty hostess was far too burdened just then under the collapse of all her craftiness.
WHERE THE PAVEMENT ENDSJOHN RUSSELL
This is taking the wise in their own craftiness, I reckon: and richly you deserve to lose all your ill-got hoard.
THE COMPLETE PROSE WORKS OF MARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPERMARTIN FARQUHAR TUPPER
It is without shame that I confess myself unequal to a Jesuit in craftiness.'
GERALD FITZGERALDCHARLES JAMES LEVER
"All right," he sighed, and went out obediently, but paused to stare at her with a curious craftiness.
WHAT WILL PEOPLE SAY?RUPERT HUGHES
All that you invest wisely in men is stored up against any violence or craftiness of thieves and any corroding of rust.
QUIET TALKS WITH WORLD WINNERSS. D. GORDON
Its old simplicity of expression got masked by a certain craftiness that assimilated even his good-humour to itself.
OUR MUTUAL FRIENDCHARLES DICKENS
Paul advised “walking in wisdom;” he abhorred “walking in craftiness.”
THE EXPOSITOR'S BIBLE: COLOSSIANS AND PHILEMONALEXANDER MACLAREN
Old Broderson startled Annixter, who sat next to him, out of all measure by suddenly winking at him with infinite craftiness.
THE OCTOPUSFRANK NORRIS
In this expedition, courage takes the second place; skill and craftiness alone can ensure our success.
THE QUEEN OF THE SAVANNAHGUSTAVE AIMARD
WORDS RELATED TO CRAFTINESS
- dirty dealing
- dirty pool
- smoke and mirrors
- fast one
- snow job
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