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cunninger


 
  Overview  of  adj  cunning 
 
  The  adj  cunning  has  3  senses  (no  senses  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  cunning,  cute  --  (attractive  especially  by  means  of  smallness  or  prettiness  or  quaintness;  "a  cute  kid  with  pigtails";  "a  cute  little  apartment";  "cunning  kittens";  "a  cunning  baby") 
  2.  crafty,  cunning,  dodgy,  foxy,  guileful,  knavish,  slick,  sly,  tricksy,  tricky,  wily  --  (marked  by  skill  in  deception;  "cunning  men  often  pass  for  wise";  "deep  political  machinations";  "a  foxy  scheme";  "a  slick  evasive  answer";  "sly  as  a  fox";  "tricky  Dick";  "a  wily  old  attorney") 
  3.  clever,  cunning,  ingenious  --  (showing  inventiveness  and  skill;  "a  clever  gadget";  "the  cunning  maneuvers  leading  to  his  success"";  "an  ingenious  solution  to  the  problem") 
 
  Antonyms  of  adj  cunning 
 
  3  senses  of  cunning 
 
  Sense  1 
  cunning,  cute 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  attractive)  ->  unattractive 
 
  Sense  2 
  crafty,  cunning,  dodgy,  foxy,  guileful,  knavish,  slick,  sly,  tricksy,  tricky,  wily 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  artful)  ->  artless 
 
  Sense  3 
  clever,  cunning,  ingenious 
 
  INDIRECT  (VIA  adroit)  ->  maladroit 
 
  Similarity  of  adj  cunning 
 
  3  senses  of  cunning 
 
  Sense  1 
  cunning,  cute 
  =>  attractive  (vs.  unattractive) 
 
  Sense  2 
  crafty,  cunning,  dodgy,  foxy,  guileful,  knavish,  slick,  sly,  tricksy,  tricky,  wily 
  =>  artful  (vs.  artless) 
 
  Sense  3 
  clever,  cunning,  ingenious 
  =>  adroit  (vs.  maladroit) 
 
  Attributes  of  adj  cunning 
 
 
  Familiarity  of  adj  cunning 
 
  cunning  used  as  an  adjective  is  uncommon  (polysemy  count  =  3) 
 
  Grep  of  adj  cunning 
  cunning 
 
  Overview  of  adj  cunning 
 
  The  adj  cunning  has  3  senses  (no  senses  from  tagged  texts) 
 
  1.  cunning,  cute  --  (attractive  especially  by  means  of  smallness  or  prettiness  or  quaintness;  "a  cute  kid  with  pigtails";  "a  cute  little  apartment";  "cunning  kittens";  "a  cunning  baby") 
  2.  crafty,  cunning,  dodgy,  foxy,  guileful,  knavish,  slick,  sly,  tricksy,  tricky,  wily  --  (marked  by  skill  in  deception;  "cunning  men  often  pass  for  wise";  "deep  political  machinations";  "a  foxy  scheme";  "a  slick  evasive  answer";  "sly  as  a  fox";  "tricky  Dick";  "a  wily  old  attorney") 
  3.  clever,  cunning,  ingenious  --  (showing  inventiveness  and  skill;  "a  clever  gadget";  "the  cunning  maneuvers  leading  to  his  success"";  "an  ingenious  solution  to  the  problem")