Definition of cunning adjective from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

     

    cunning

     adjective
    adjective
    NAmE//ˈkʌnɪŋ//
     
     
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  1. 1 (disapproving) able to get what you want in a skillful way, especially by tricking or cheating someone synonym crafty, wily a cunning liar He was as cunning as a fox.
  2. 2 skillful and creative synonym ingenious It was a cunning piece of detective work.
  3.  
    adverb The microphone was cunningly concealed in the bookcase.
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