wily

All Adjective Adverb Noun
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  • By the short cut which our wily friend had selected, but one change was possible. Cited from Russian Rambles, by Isabel F. Hapgood
  • The girl had learned so much from the wily man of the world that she was becoming his master. Cited from Barriers Burned Away, by E. P. Roe
  • I didn't say she had, but these Japanese are the wiliest people. Cited from The Motor Maids in Fair Japan, by Katherine Stokes
  • He can make very wily excuses about things he does not like. Cited from Mary's Meadow, by Juliana Horatia Ewing
  • His wily brain was working as it had never worked before. Cited from The Prince of Graustark, by G. B. McCutcheon
  • And what do you think the wily old fox said? Cited from The Honorable Peter Stirling and What People Thought of Him, by Ford
  • But the wily fox had other resources at his command than speed. Cited from A Terrible Temptation, by Charles Reade
  • But for the rest, I see that it must all be as thou wiliest. Cited from The Water of the Wondrous Isles, by William Morris
  • But the Russian was a yet more wily fox and the plan failed. Cited from Twenty Years Of Balkan Tangle, by Mary Edith Durham
  • The game ends with Dr. Wily finally brought to justice and sent to prison.
  • A difficult task, even for her, wily woman as she was. Cited from Elster's Folly, by Mrs. Henry Wood
  • Here the wily and beautiful young exile sought him, and won his interest and his affection. Cited from Beacon Lights of History, Volume III, by John Lord
  • What could two boys do against half a dozen wily savages? Cited from A Man Four-Square, by William MacLeod Raine
  • Thus we see the wily Secretary set one servant watching another, and kept in close touch with all. Cited from Little Journeys, Volume 4, by Elbert Hubbard
  • So I left it, and when we paraded next morning where do you think the wily old bird led us? Cited from Punch, Vol. 158, January 28th, 1920, ed. by Sir Owen Seaman
  • To rid herself of him the wily queen took another course. Cited from Historical Tales, The Romance of Reality, Vol. 6, by Charles Morris
  • The wily old German had played out his purpose. Cited from The High School Captain of the Team, by H. Irving Hancock
  • The wily fugitive had left her household as if she were about to return soon. Cited from The Delight Makers, by Adolf Bandelier
  • Wily gave him a nuclear energy supply to extend his life.
  • I have learnt your wily secret: I will use it, I shall keep it! Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 8, No. 49, November, 1861, by Various
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