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  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Craftiness  \Craft"i*ness\  (kr?ft"?-n?s),  n. 
  Dexterity  in  devising  and  effecting  a  purpose;  cunning; 
  artifice;  stratagem. 
 
  He  taketh  the  wise  in  their  own  craftiness.  --Job.  v. 
  13. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  craftiness 
  n  1:  shrewdness  as  demonstrated  by  being  skilled  in  deception 
  [syn:  {craft},  {cunning},  {foxiness},  {guile},  {slyness}, 
  {wiliness}] 
  2:  the  quality  of  being  crafty  [syn:  {deceitfulness},  {guile}] 




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