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Meaning of GUILEFUL

Pronunciation:  'gIlful

WordNet Dictionary
[adj]  marked by skill in deception; "cunning men often pass for wise"; "deep political machinations"; "a foxy scheme"; "a slick evasive answer"; "sly as a fox"; "tricky Dick"; "a wily old attorney"

GUILEFUL is a 8 letter word that starts with G.


 Synonyms: artful, crafty, cunning, dodgy, foxy, knavish, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Guile"ful\, a.
Full of guile; characterized by cunning, deceit, or
treachery; guilty. -- {Guile"ful*ly}, adv. --
{Guile"ful*ness}, n.

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