craftily

adverb
in an artful manner
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he craftily arranged to be there when the decision was announced

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had ever circumstances conspired so cunningly?

Syn: ↑cunningly, ↑foxily, ↑knavishly, ↑slyly, ↑trickily, ↑artfully
Derived from adjective:
artful (for: ↑artfully), ↑tricky (for: ↑trickily), ↑sly (for: ↑slyly), ↑knavish (for: ↑knavishly), ↑foxy (for: ↑foxily), ↑cunning (for: ↑cunningly), ↑crafty

Useful english dictionary. 2012.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Craftily — Craft i*ly ( ? l?), adv. [See {Crafty}.] With craft; artfully; cunningly. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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

  • craftily — adverb see crafty …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • craftily — See crafty. * * * …   Universalium

  • craftily — adverb In a crafty manner; slyly …   Wiktionary

  • craftily — [[t]krɑ͟ːftɪli, kræ̱ft [/t]] see crafty …   English dictionary

  • craftily — adv. slyly, foxily, calculatingly, guilefully, schemingly …   English contemporary dictionary

  • craftily — craft·i·ly …   English syllables

  • craftily — See: crafty …   English dictionary

  • plot craftily — index conspire Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

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