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Meaning of “cunning” - Learner’s Dictionary

cunning

adjective     /ˈkʌnɪŋ/
clever at getting what you want, especially by tricking people: a cunning plan/ploySly and devious
cunning noun [U] cunningly adverb
Translations of “cunning”
in Arabic مُحْتال…
in Korean 교활한…
in Malaysian bijak…
in French rusé, astucieux…
in Turkish şeytan, kurnaz, hinoğlu hin…
in Italian furbo, astuto…
in Chinese (Traditional) 聰明的, 狡猾的,狡詐的…
in Russian хитрый, коварный…
in Polish przebiegły…
in Vietnamese xảo quyệt, khéo léo…
in Spanish astuto, ingenioso…
in Portuguese astuto, engenhoso…
in Thai เจ้าเล่ห์, ฉลาด…
in German listig, klug…
in Catalan astut…
in Japanese ずるい…
in Indonesian licik, pintar…
in Chinese (Simplified) 聪明的, 狡猾的,狡诈的…
(Definition of cunning from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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