HyperDic: sly

English > 1 sense of the word sly:
ADJECTIVEallsly, crafty, cunning, dodgy, foxy, guileful, knavish, slick, tricksy, tricky, wilymarked by skill in deception
sly > pronunciation
Soundsslay'
Rhymesalkali ... walleye: 28 rhymes with lay...
English > sly: 1 sense > adjective 1
Meaningmarked by skill in deception.
Example "sly as a fox"
Synonymscrafty, cunning, dodgy, foxy, guileful, knavish, slick, tricksy, tricky, wily
Broaderartfulmarked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft
Spanishartero, astuto, bellaco, ladino, pícaro, sagaz, socarrón, taimado
Catalanastut, bergant, murri, sagaç, sorneguer
Nounsslynessshrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
Adverbsslylyin an artful manner

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