adverb see wily

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • wilily — [wī′lə lē] adv. in a wily manner * * * See wily. * * * …   Universalium

  • wilily — [wī′lə lē] adv. in a wily manner …   English World dictionary

  • wilily — adverb In a wily manner …   Wiktionary

  • wilily — wil·i·ly …   English syllables

  • wilily — ˈwīlə̇lē, ə̇li adverb : in a wily manner : slyly …   Useful english dictionary

  • wily — wilily, adv. wiliness, n. /wuy lee/, adj., wilier, wiliest. full of, marked by, or proceeding from wiles; crafty; cunning. [1250 1300; ME; see WILE, Y1] Syn. artful, sly, designing, intriguing, tricky, foxy, deceitful, treacherous. Ant.… …   Universalium

  • wily — adjective (wilier; est) Date: 14th century full of wiles ; crafty < a wily negotiator > Synonyms: see sly • wilily adverb • wiliness noun …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • wiliness — [wī′lē nis] n. a wily quality or condition * * * See wilily. * * * …   Universalium

  • Joshua 9 — 1 And it came to pass, when all the kings which were on this side Jordan, in the hills, and in the valleys, and in all the coasts of the great sea over against Lebanon, the Hittite, and the Amorite, the Canaanite, the Perizzite, the Hivite, and… …   The King James version of the Bible

  • guilefully — Synonyms and related words: artfully, astutely, cagily, cannily, cleverly, cunningly, deceitfully, foxily, fraudulently, furtively, indirectly, insidiously, knowingly, on the sly, shiftily, shrewdly, slick, slyly, smoothly, subtilely, subtlely,… …   Moby Thesaurus

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