Definitions for CANNYˈkæn i

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Princeton's WordNetRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. cagey, cagy, canny, clever(adj)

    showing self-interest and shrewdness in dealing with others

    "a cagey lawyer"; "too clever to be sound"

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  1. canny(Adjective)

    Careful, prudent, cautious.

  2. canny(Adjective)

    Knowing, shrewd, astute.

  3. canny(Adjective)

    Frugal, thrifty.

  4. canny(Adjective)

    Pleasant, fair.

    She's a canny lass hor like!

  5. canny(Adjective)

    Very or much.

    That's a canny big horse man!

  6. Origin: Northern English dialect from can, from can, first and third person singular of cunnen, from cunnan. Compare canny, cann. More at can, cunning.

Webster DictionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. Canny(adj)

    alt. of Cannei

Anagrams of CANNY »

  1. nancy, Nancy

  2. Nancy


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