HyperDic: craftiness

English > 2 senses of the word craftiness:
NOUNcognitioncraftiness, craft, cunning, foxiness, guile, slyness, wilinessshrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
attributecraftiness, deceitfulness, guilethe quality of being crafty
English > craftiness: 2 senses > noun 1, cognition
Meaningshrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception.
Synonymscraft, cunning, foxiness, guile, slyness, wiliness
Broadershrewdness, astuteness, perspicacity, perspicaciousnessintelligence manifested by being astute (as in business dealings)
Spanishastucia, ingeniosidad, inventiva, malicia, maña, picardía, socarronería, taima, taimería, zorrería
Catalanastúcia, picardia, sagacitat
Adjectivescraftymarked by skill in deception
English > craftiness: 2 senses > noun 2, attribute
MeaningThe quality of being crafty.
Synonymsdeceitfulness, guile
BroaderdisingenuousnessThe quality of being disingenuous and lacking candor
Spanishretrechería
Catalancançoneria, falsedat, romanceria

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