foxily
adverb see foxy

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • foxily — foxy ► ADJECTIVE (foxier, foxiest) 1) resembling or likened to a fox. 2) informal cunning or sly. 3) N. Amer. informal (of a woman) sexually attractive. DERIVATIVES foxily adverb foxiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • foxily — See foxy. * * * …   Universalium

  • foxily — adverb In a foxy manner …   Wiktionary

  • foxily — adv. craftily, cleverly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • foxily — fox·i·ly …   English syllables

  • foxily — adverb in an artful manner he craftily arranged to be there when the decision was announced had ever circumstances conspired so cunningly? • Syn: ↑craftily, ↑cunningly, ↑knavishly, ↑slyly, ↑trickily, ↑artfully …   Useful english dictionary

  • foxy — foxily, adv. foxiness, n. /fok see/, adj., foxier, foxiest. 1. foxlike; cunning or crafty; slyly clever. 2. yellowish or reddish brown, as of the color of the common red fox. 3. Slang. a. sexually appealing; attractive. b. stylish; mo …   Universalium

  • artfully — adverb 1. in an artful manner (Freq. 1) her foot pointed artfully toward tapering toes • Derived from adjective: ↑artful 2. in a disingenuous manner disingenuously, he asked leading questions abut his opponent s work • Syn: ↑di …   Useful english dictionary

  • craftily — adverb in an artful manner he craftily arranged to be there when the decision was announced had ever circumstances conspired so cunningly? • Syn: ↑cunningly, ↑foxily, ↑knavishly, ↑slyly, ↑trickily, ↑artfully …   Useful english dictionary

  • cunningly — adverb 1. in an attractive manner how cunningly the olive green dress with its underskirt of rose brocade fitted her perfect figure • Syn: ↑cutely • Derived from adjective: ↑cute (for: ↑cutely), ↑cunning …   Useful english dictionary

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