Skillful in deception; sly; crafty
Not straightforward; circuitous; devious:
The definition of evasive is someone or something that is tricky or hard to catch.
The definition of underhanded is sneaky or deceitful.
Given to or marked by deliberate deceptiveness in behavior or speech.
(Chiefly British) Skillful; dexterous.
Not straight; bent; curved; askew
Requiring great skill or care
Discolored by brownish or yellowish stains, as the leaves of an old book
Wicked, evil, or dishonest, esp. in some dark, mysterious way
Not straightforward; devious; crooked
The definition of disingenuous is insincere, deceptive or misleading.
Sexually stimulating; salacious:
Full of wiles; cunning.
A complicated or involved process.
The difference between one number in a set and the mean of the set.
Lack of direction or purpose
The definition of shrewd is sharp or intelligent with practical concerns.
The definition of oblique is slanted or tilted direction. It also refers to something that is misleading or not straight to the point.
Tending to deceive; apt to lie or cheat
Missing an intended target or recipient:
Of questionable morality or repute:
Resembling a maze, as in design or complexity; labyrinthine.
Deviating from what is considered right or good; wrong, improper, etc. or corrupt, wicked, etc.; specif., sexually perverted
Subtly sly and tempting.
Full of guile; deceitfully or treacherously cunning.
Having, displaying, or suggestive of deceitful character; evasive or untrustworthy.
Of or like a sneak; underhanded
Straying or having strayed; wandering or lost:
That winds, turns, coils, spirals, etc.
Of or constituting a labyrinth
Lengthy and digressive:
Done or obtained by fraud
Worthy of trust; dependable; reliable
Not altered, embellished, or modified:
Clearly manifest; evident:
Having constituent elements separated by a space in writing or printing:
Corresponding with fact or reality, as in artistic representation
Honest and frank:
Disposed to lie, cheat, defraud, or deceive.
The definition of indirect is a person or thing that is not straight, or not direct and honest.
Marked by or displaying integrity; upright:
Without a fixed or regular course
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