Devious synonyms

dē'vē-əs
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(Informal) Extremely pleasing to the senses; sensuously enjoyable:
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Being or taking a roundabout, lengthy course:
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Indirect
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Not straightforward; devious; specif., deceitful or tricky
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(Slang) Attractive, stylish, etc.; specif., sexually attractive
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Working harm in a slow or subtle manner; hence, more dangerous than seems evident
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(Archaic) Keen; piercing; sharp
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Done by moving the hand (arm) from below.
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Full of twists, turns, and windings; roundabout; tortuous
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Skillful at deceiving others; characterized by craft; cunning; wily.
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Not straightforward; dishonest; swindling
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Attractive or pretty in a delicate way; cute
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Moving from the proper course or established limits:
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Of questionable morality or repute:
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Resembling a maze, as in design or complexity; labyrinthine.
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Indirect or evasive:
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Deviating from what is considered right or good; wrong, improper, etc. or corrupt, wicked, etc.; specif., sexually perverted
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Lengthy and digressive:
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Characterized by indirectness, evasiveness, or vagueness:
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Coiled or twisted; winding
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Having, displaying, or suggestive of deceitful character; evasive or untrustworthy.
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Wicked, evil, or dishonest, esp. in some dark, mysterious way
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Furtive; surreptitious.
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Hard to deal with, complicated
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(Sports) Executed with the hand brought forward and up from below the level of the shoulder; underarm:
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Nomadic
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Full of wiles; cunning.
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That winds, turns, coils, spirals, etc.
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A complicated or involved process.
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A circuitous plan; a roundabout way of doing something
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Sharp divergence from normal behavior
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The characteristic of being devious; sneakiness; underhandedness.
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Lack of direction or purpose
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The property of being sinuous.
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A twist, turn, etc.
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Assuming a pose of naivete to make a point or for deception.
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Having duplicity; deceitful
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Having a slippery or smooth quality:
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Circuitous; roundabout:
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Having no fixed or regular course; wandering:
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Having strayed or wandered; lost
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Intentionally vague or ambiguous; equivocal:
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Tending to deceive; apt to lie or cheat
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Characterized by, constituting, or gained by fraud:
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Mazelike, having long corridors and passageways that seemingly have no exit.
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Of or constituting a labyrinth
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