noun see tricky

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • Trickiness — Trick i*ness, n. The quality of being tricky. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • trickiness — index deception, dishonesty, fraud, improbity, knavery, pettifoggery Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • trickiness — tricky ► ADJECTIVE (trickier, trickiest) 1) requiring care and skill because difficult or awkward. 2) deceitful, crafty, or skilful. DERIVATIVES trickily adverb trickiness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • trickiness — noun 1. the quality of being a slippery rascal • Syn: ↑rascality, ↑shiftiness, ↑slipperiness • Derivationally related forms: ↑tricky, ↑slippery (for: ↑slipperiness), ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • trickiness — See trickily. * * * …   Universalium

  • trickiness — noun The quality of being tricky …   Wiktionary

  • trickiness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Lack of straightforwardness and honesty in action: chicanery, craft, craftiness, deviousness, dishonesty, indirection, shadiness, shiftiness, slyness, sneakiness, trickery, underhand edness. See HONEST …   English dictionary for students

  • trickiness — trick·i·ness || trɪkɪnɪs n. slyness, craftiness, deceit …   English contemporary dictionary

  • trickiness — trick·i·ness …   English syllables

  • dishonesty — I (Roget s IV) n. Syn. deceit, deception, falsehood, trickery, infidelity, faithlessness, falsity, craft, artifice, duplicity, wiliness, untrustworthiness, insidiousness, cunning, guile, perfidiousness, slyness, perfidy, double dealing,… …   English dictionary for students

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