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shifty

adjective uk   us   /ˈʃɪf.ti/
looking or seeming dishonest: He's got shifty eyes. You're looking very shifty. What have you been up to? There's a couple of shifty-looking people standing on the street corner.
shiftily
adverb uk   us   /-tɪ.li/
shiftiness
noun [U] uk   us   /-nəs/
Translations of “shifty”
in Chinese (Traditional) (看起來)不老實的,詭詐的…
in Russian лживый, изворотливый…
in Turkish hilekâr, kalleş, tilki gibi…
in Chinese (Simplified) (看上去)不老实的,诡诈的…
in Polish przebiegły…
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