Meaning of “cunning” in the English Dictionary

"cunning" in British English

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(Definition of “cunning” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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us /ˈkʌn·ɪŋ/

skillful in planning and ready to deceive people in order to get what you want:

a cunning scheme
noun [ U ] us /ˈkʌn·ɪŋ/

They made their way safely back through enemy territory by stealth and cunning.

(Definition of “cunning” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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