Definitions for pawky
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cunning and sly
"the pawky rich old lady who incessantly scores off her parasitical descendants"- Punch
Shrewd, sly; often also as characterised by a sarcastic sense of humour.
Origin: From pawk + -y.
arch; cunning; sly
Origin: [Cf. AS. pcean to deceive.]
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