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Princeton's WordNet

  1. cunningly, cutely(adverb)

    in an attractive manner

    "how cunningly the olive-green dress with its underskirt of rose-brocade fitted her perfect figure"

  2. craftily, cunningly, foxily, knavishly, slyly, trickily, artfully(adverb)

    in an artful manner

    "he craftily arranged to be there when the decision was announced"; "had ever circumstances conspired so cunningly?"


  1. cunningly(Adverb)

    With cunning, cleverly.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Cunningly(adverb)

    in a cunning manner; with cunning


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of cunningly in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of cunningly in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Anuj Somany:

    A person whose mind changes over time about the type of people s/he admires is just clever not kind to find cunningly own benefits only from others.

  2. Anuj Somany:

    The crook and clever people give never credit to a right, ordinary, simple person for his original thoughts or good deeds, but if they are left with no choice then very cunningly they try to play a dirty game to alter somewhat his name in the attribution.

  3. Anthony Burgess:

    Americans will listen, but they do not care to read. War and Peace must wait for the leisure of retirement, which never really comes: meanwhile it helps to furnish the living room. Blockbusting fiction is bought as furniture. Unread, it maintains its value. Read, it looks like money wasted. Cunningly, Americans know that books contain a person, and they want the person, not the book.

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