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Princeton's WordNet

  1. pawky(adj)

    cunning and sly

    "the pawky rich old lady who incessantly scores off her parasitical descendants"- Punch


  1. pawky(Adjective)

    Shrewd, sly; often also as characterised by a sarcastic sense of humour.

  2. Origin: From pawk + -y.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Pawky(adj)

    arch; cunning; sly

  2. Origin: [Cf. AS. pcean to deceive.]

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