Guile - definition, pronunciation, transcription
- the quality of being crafty (syn: craftiness, deceitfulness)
- the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them) (syn: chicane, chicanery, shenanigan, trickery, wile)
...a shady salesman who usually relies on a combination of quick thinking and guile...
...a person so full of guile he can't even be trusted to give you the correct time of day...
With a little guile she might get what she wanted.
Her cousin was not her equal in guile and evasive craft.