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English definition of “wily”

wily

adjective     /ˈwaɪ.li/
(of a person) clever, having a very good understanding of situations, possibilities, and people, and often willing to use tricks to achieve an aim: a wily politician → See also wilesSly and deviousWise and sensible
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