Part of speech:
Skillful in deception; sly; crafty
(Chiefly British) Skillful; dexterous.
The definition of deceitful is someone or something intentionally untruthful or intended to mislead.
Away from a main road or course; distant or removed.
The definition of dishonest is a person who cheats or lies.
The definition of elusive is being difficult to grasp or retain.
The definition of evasive is someone or something that is tricky or hard to catch.
Having a slippery or smooth quality:
(Informal) Having or showing skill in composition or technique but little depth or literary significance
Completely obvious; blatant:
Worthy of trust; dependable; reliable
The definition of disingenuous is insincere, deceptive or misleading.
Given to or marked by deliberate deceptiveness in behavior or speech.
Full of guile; deceitfully or treacherously cunning.
The definition of indirect is a person or thing that is not straight, or not direct and honest.
The definition of underhanded is sneaky or deceitful.
changing position or direction
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