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Practical skill employed in a secret or crafty manner; craft; artifice; skillful deceit.
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  1. Practical skill employed in a secret or crafty manner; craft; artifice; skillful deceit.
  2. Practical knowledge or experience; aptitude in performance; skill, proficiency; dexterity.
  3. The disposition to employ one's skill in an artful manner; craftiness; guile; artifice; skill of being cunning, sly, conniving, or deceitful.
An act or practice intended to deceive; a trick
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  1. An act or practice intended to deceive; a trick
  2. A dishonest action or trick; fraud or lie
  3. (Law) The tort or fraudulent representation of a material fact made with knowledge of its falsity, or recklessly, or without reasonable grounds for believing its truth and with intent to induce reliance on it; the plaintiff justifiably relies on the deception, to his injury.
The state or quality of being deceitful.
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  1. The state or quality of being deceitful.
The use of deceit.
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  1. The use of deceit.
  2. A ruse; a trick.
  3. The fact or condition of being deceived
The act or practice of doing the opposite of what one pretends to do; duplicity; deceit
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  1. The act or practice of doing the opposite of what one pretends to do; duplicity; deceit
  2. Duplicity or deceit; treachery.
The quality or state of being twofold or double.
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  1. The quality or state of being twofold or double.
  2. Deliberate deceptiveness in behavior or speech.
  3. Hypocritical cunning or deception; double-dealing
A trick or stratagem.
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  1. A trick or stratagem.
  2. Slyness and cunning in dealing with others
  3. Treacherous cunning; skillful deceit.
(Countable, law) A slick performance by a lawyer.
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  1. (Countable, law) A slick performance by a lawyer.
  2. Deception by trickery or sophistry.
  3. The use of clever but tricky talk or action to deceive, evade, etc., as in legal dealings
Skill in doing or making something, as in the arts; proficiency.
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  1. Skill in doing or making something, as in the arts; proficiency.
  2. Any of various hobbies in which things are made by hand, including painting, origami, scrapbooking, etc.
  3. Any occupation or avocation requiring special skills, especially manual ones, including carpentry, sewing, pottery, etc.
The quality of being dishonest; dishonest behavior; deceiving, stealing, etc.
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  1. The quality of being dishonest; dishonest behavior; deceiving, stealing, etc.
  2. (Uncountable) The characteristic or condition of being dishonest.
  3. A dishonest act or statement; fraud, lie, etc.
Roundabout act, procedure, or means
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  1. Roundabout act, procedure, or means
  2. A devious act or statement:
  3. (Computing) Use of a variable or object through its address
The property of being shady.
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  1. The property of being shady.
  2. A shady state or quality
(Countable) The result or product of being sly.
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  1. (Countable) The result or product of being sly.
  2. (Uncountable) The state or quality of being being sly.
The state or quality of being sneaky.
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  1. The state or quality of being sneaky.
The practice or use of tricks; deception by stratagem.
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  1. The practice or use of tricks; deception by stratagem.
The quality of being tricky.
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The characteristic of being underhanded.
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Find another word for shiftiness. In this page you can discover 21 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shiftiness, like: cunning, deceit, deceitfulness, deception, double-dealing, duplicity, guile, chicanery, craft, craftiness and deviousness.