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cunning

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  • adjdevious
  • adjimaginative
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Synonyms for cunning

adj devious
  • Machiavellian
  • acute
  • deep
  • keen
  • knowing
  • sharp
  • slick
  • smart
  • smarts
  • smooth
  • artful
  • astute
  • cagey
  • canny
  • crafty
  • crazy like fox
  • fancy footwork
  • foxy
  • guileful
  • insidious
  • shifty
  • shrewd
  • slippery
  • sly
  • sly boots
  • street-smart
  • streetwise
  • subtle
  • tricky
  • wary
  • wily

Antonyms for cunning

  • aboveboard
  • blunt
  • coarse
  • dull
  • ignorant
  • obtuse
  • rough
  • slow
  • stupid
  • unintelligent
  • unstylish
  • gullible
  • kind
  • naive
  • shy
  • unclever
  • unimaginative
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to cunning

Machiavellian

adjective. scheming

able

adjective. capable of performing; having an innate capacity

ablest

adjective. capable of performing; having an innate capacity

acumen

noun. ability to understand and reason

adroit

adjective. very able or skilled

cagey

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