Definitions for CRAFTYˈkræf ti, ˈkrɑf-

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

craft•yˈkræf ti, ˈkrɑf-(adj.)craft•i•er, craft•i•est.

  1. skillful in underhand or evil schemes; cunning; deceitful; sly.

  2. Dial. skillful.

Origin of crafty:

bef. 900; ME; OE cræftig skilled

craft′i•ness(n.)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. crafty, cunning, dodgy, foxy, guileful, knavish, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily(adj)

    marked by skill in deception

    "cunning men often pass for wise"; "deep political machinations"; "a foxy scheme"; "a slick evasive answer"; "sly as a fox"; "tricky Dick"; "a wily old attorney"

Wiktionary

  1. crafty(Adjective)

    Relating to, or characterized by, craft or skill; dexterous.

  2. crafty(Adjective)

    Possessing dexterity; skilled; skillful.

  3. crafty(Adjective)

    Skillful at deceiving others; characterized by craft; cunning; wily.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Crafty(adj)

    relating to, or characterized by, craft or skill; dexterous

  2. Crafty(adj)

    possessing dexterity; skilled; skillful

  3. Crafty(adj)

    skillful at deceiving others; characterized by craft; cunning; wily

Freebase

  1. Crafty

    Crafty is a chess program written by Michael Byrne, UAB professor Dr. Robert Hyatt, Tracy Riegle, Peter Skinner and Ted Langreck. It is directly derived from Cray Blitz, winner of the 1983 and 1986 World Computer Chess Championships. Crafty finished in second place in the 2010 Fifth Annual ACCA Americas' Computer Chess Championships. Crafty lost only one game to the first place winner Thinker. Crafty also finished in second place in the 2010 World Computer Rapid Chess Championships. Crafty won seven out of nine games, finishing just behind the first place winner Rybka by only ½ point. In the World Computer Chess Championships 2004, running on slightly faster hardware than all other programs, Crafty took fourth place with the same number of points as the third place finisher, Fritz 8. On the November 2007 SSDF ratings list, Crafty was 34th with an estimated Elo rating of 2608. Crafty uses the Chess Engine Communication Protocol and can run under the popular chess interfaces XBoard, Winboard, and Arena. Crafty is written in ANSI C with assembly language routines available on some CPUs, and is very portable. The source code is available, but the software is for "personal use" only and redistribution is only allowed under certain conditions.


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

crafty(adjective)

cunning and sly.

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