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foxiness


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Foxiness  \Fox"i*ness\,  n. 
  1.  The  state  or  quality  of  being  foxy,  or  foxlike; 
  craftiness;  shrewdness. 
 
  2.  The  state  of  being  foxed  or  discolored,  as  books;  decay; 
  deterioration. 
 
  3.  A  coarse  and  sour  taste  in  grapes. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  foxiness 
  n  :  shrewdness  as  demonstrated  by  being  skilled  in  deception 
  [syn:  {craft},  {craftiness},  {cunning},  {guile},  {slyness}, 
  {wiliness}] 




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