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.]
Chambers 20th Century Dictionary
pawk′i, adj. (Scot.) sly, arch, shrewd.
The numerical value of pawky in Chaldean Numerology is: 9
The numerical value of pawky in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4
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