Definition Of tricksy
(of a person) playful or mischievous.
clever in an ingenious or deceptive way.
Flashbacks, dream sequences and supernatural intervention merge into a miasma of disjointed, tricksy effects.
Example Of tricksy
a typically tricksy beginning to his latest venture
Also, a pair of tricksy pop-out cupholders hide behind a flimsy bit of plastic on the passenger side.
And do not try anything tricksy if you don't need to.
Bawer is quite plainly a talented writer, but he is also tricksy , and he has a tendency to overload what are often perfectly valid points with debatable stylistic flourishes.
But Gray is a tricksy fellow and might be fibbing.