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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


Princeton's WordNet

  1. craft, craftiness, cunning, foxiness, guile, slyness, wiliness(noun)

    shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception

  2. craftiness, deceitfulness, guile(noun)

    the quality of being crafty


  1. craftiness(Noun)

    Skill in deception, slyness

Webster Dictionary

  1. Craftiness(noun)

    dexterity in devising and effecting a purpose; cunning; artifice; stratagem

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