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shifty

adjective uk   /ˈʃɪf.ti/ us  
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   /-tɪ.li/ us  
shiftiness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
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