The definition of an artifice is a skill or craft that is clever but often manipulative or tricky.
A trick or stratagem.
Skill in doing or making something, as in the arts; proficiency.
Find another word for wiliness. In this page you can discover 11 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wiliness, like: art, artfulness, artifice, guile, slyness, honest, means, craft, craftiness, cunning and foxiness.