Definition Of wiliest


skilled at gaining an advantage, especially deceitfully.

I'm no technician, but a wily old trader once told me to ignore the news and trust the charts.

Example Of wiliest

  • As a wily guerilla leader and resistance fighter, he deserves respect.

  • As it turns out, uneducated village communists are no match for wily bourgeois sneakiness.

  • But scientists are finding that the wily creatures can stop cancer in its tracks.

  • But that would be a crass sort of opinion to attribute to a wily man like Pilate.

  • But within minutes the wily beetle has dragged the spider across a hillock of red earth and crammed it into its small hole.

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