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Princeton's WordNet

  1. craft, craftiness, cunning, foxiness, guile, slyness, wilinessnoun

    shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception

Wiktionary

  1. wilinessnoun

    deceitful cleverness or shrewdness

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Wilinessnoun

    Cunning; guile.

    Etymology: from wily.

    The ungodly, for his own lust, doth persecute the poor: let them be taken in the crafty wiliness that they have imagined. Psalm x. 2.

    She supplied the weakness of force by wiliness of art, and advantage of treaty. James Howell, Voc. Forest.

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  1. wiliness

    Wiliness is the quality or state of being cunning, sly, or crafty, typically in a manipulative or deceptive way. Often associated with the ability to achieve one's goals through clever strategies or subtle manipulation.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wilinessnoun

    the quality or state of being wily; craftiness; cunning; guile

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wiliness in Chaldean Numerology is: 9

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wiliness in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2


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