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[n]  the quality of being adroit in taking unfair advantage

ARTFULNESS is a 10 letter word that starts with A.


 Antonyms: artlessness
 See Also: cunning, disingenuousness



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Art"ful*ness\, n.
The quality of being artful; art; cunning; craft.

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