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Spanish translation of “devious”

devious

adjective /ˈdiːviəs/
not direct ; not straightforward
tortuoso
He used devious methods to get what he wanted .
deviously adverb
tortuosamente
deviousness noun
astucia , retorcimiento
(Definition of devious from the Password English-Spanish Dictionary © 2013 K Dictionaries Ltd)

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