Crafty

  • 1 Crafty — ist ein freies und quelloffenes Schachprogramm von Professor Robert Hyatt, einem amerikanischen Informatiker. Es ist in der Lage, Partien gegen menschliche Großmeister zu gewinnen, insbesondere im Blitzschach. Im November 2006 wurde Crafty,… …

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  • 2 Crafty — Saltar a navegación, búsqueda Crafty es un programa de ajedrez escrito por Robert Hyatt, profesor de la Universidad de Alabama en Birmingham. El programa es una derivación de Cray Blitz, ganador del Campeonato Mundial de Programas de Ajedrez… …

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  • 3 Crafty — Craft y (kr?ft ?), a. [AS. cr[ae]ftig.] 1. Relating to, or characterized by, craft or skill; dexterous. [Obs.] Crafty work. Piers Plowman. [1913 Webster] 2. Possessing dexterity; skilled; skillful. [1913 Webster] A noble crafty man of trees.… …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 4 Crafty — Crafty  шахматная программа, написанная профессором Университета Алабамы в Бирмингеме (англ.) Robert Hyatt (англ.). Crafty имеет ряд побед (второе место в 2010 Fifth Annual ACCA Americas Computer Chess Championships, второе место в …

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  • 5 crafty — [kraf′tē, kräf′tē] adj. craftier, craftiest [ME crafti, powerful, sly: see CRAFT & Y2] subtly deceitful; sly; cunning; artful [a crafty rascal] SYN. SLY craftily adv. craftiness n …

    English World dictionary

  • 6 crafty — index artful, colorable (specious), deceptive, delusive, devious, disingenuous, evasive, fraudulent …

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  • 7 crafty — M.E. crafti, from O.E. cræftig strong, powerful, later skillful, ingenious, degenerating by c.1200 to cunning, sly; from CRAFT (Cf. craft) + Y (Cf. y) (2). Related: Craftily; craftiness …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 8 crafty — tricky, *sly, cunning, insidious, foxy, guileful, wily, artful Analogous words: adroit, *clever, cunning: *shrewd, astute: *sharp, keen, acute Contrasted words: *stupid, slow, dull, dense, crass, dumb: obtuse, * …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 9 crafty — [adj] clever, scheming adroit, artful, astute, cagey, calculating, canny, crazy like fox*, cunning, deceitful, deep, designing, devious, disingenuous, duplicitous, foxy*, fraudulent, guileful, insidious, intelligent, keen, knowing, sharp, shrewd …

    New thesaurus

  • 10 crafty — ► ADJECTIVE (craftier, craftiest) ▪ cunning or deceitful. DERIVATIVES craftily adverb craftiness noun. ORIGIN Old English …

    English terms dictionary

  • 11 Crafty — For the publisher of role playing games, see Crafty Games. Crafty Original author(s) Dr. Robert Hyatt Stable release 23.4 …

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  • 12 crafty — [[t]krɑ͟ːfti, kræ̱fti[/t]] craftier, craftiest ADJ GRADED If you describe someone as crafty, you mean that they achieve what they want in a clever way, often by deceiving people. ...a crafty, lying character who enjoys plotting against others...… …

    English dictionary

  • 13 crafty — UK [ˈkrɑːftɪ] / US [ˈkræftɪ] adjective Word forms crafty : adjective crafty comparative craftier superlative craftiest a) good at getting what you want, especially in a slightly dishonest way You crafty so and so! b) used about someone s… …

    English dictionary

  • 14 Crafty — Cette page d’homonymie répertorie les différents sujets et articles partageant un même nom. Crafty est un programme de jeu d échecs Crafty est le pseudonyme de l illustrateur Victor Eugène Géruzez (1840 1906) Crafty est un programme permettant de …

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  • 15 crafty — craft|y [ kræfti ] adjective good at getting what you want, especially in a slightly dishonest way: CUNNING: You crafty so and so! a. used about someone s behavior or actions: That was a crafty move! ╾ craft|i|ly adverb …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 16 crafty — adjective (craftier; est) Date: before 12th century 1. skillful, clever 2. a. adept in the use of subtlety and cunning b. marked by subtlety and guile < a crafty scheme > Synonyms: see sly • …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 17 crafty — craft|y S3 [ˈkra:fti US ˈkræf ] adj comparative craftier superlative craftiest good at getting what you want by clever planning and by secretly deceiving people = ↑cunning, sly ↑sly ▪ He s a crafty old devil. >craftily adv >craftiness n …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 18 crafty — adjective good at getting what you want by clever planning and secretly deceiving people; cunning 1 (1) cunning 1 (2): You crafty devil, you! craftily adverb craftiness noun (U) …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 19 crafty — adjective a couple of crafty rogues Syn: cunning, wily, guileful, artful, devious, sly, tricky, scheming, calculating, designing, sharp, shrewd, astute, canny; duplicitous, dishonest, deceitful; informal foxy Ant …

    Thesaurus of popular words

  • 20 crafty — /ˈkrafti / (say krahftee) adjective (craftier, craftiest) 1. skilful in underhand or evil schemes; cunning, deceitful; sly. 2. skilful; ingenious; dexterous: *I wield a crafty cue at pool. –lennie lower, 1930. –craftily, adverb –craftiness, noun …

    Australian English dictionary