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crafty

adjective uk   /ˈkrɑːf.ti/ us    /ˈkræf-/
clever, especially in a dishonest or secret way: I've had a crafty idea for getting round the regulations. She was a crafty old woman.Sly and devious
craftily
adverb uk   /-tɪ.li/ us  
Sly and devious
craftiness
noun [U] uk   /-nəs/ us  
Sly and devious
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