Knavish - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈneɪvɪʃ|  American pronunciation of the word knavish
Brit.  |ˈneɪvɪʃ|  British pronunciation of the word knavish

adjective

- marked by skill in deception (syn: crafty, cunning, dodgy, foxy, guileful, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily)

Examples

...a knavish bunch of urchins racing pell-mell through the marketplace...

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