Guileful



[gahyl-fuh l] /ˈgaɪl fəl/

adjective
1.
insidiously cunning; artfully deceptive; wily.
adj.

c.1300, from guile + -ful. Nowadays only in poems and dictionaries. Related: Guilefully; guilefulness.

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