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tricky


  2  definitions  found 
 
  From  Webster's  Revised  Unabridged  Dictionary  (1913)  [web1913]: 
 
  Tricky  \Trick"y\,  a. 
  Given  to  tricks;  practicing  deception;  trickish;  knavish. 
 
  From  WordNet  r  1.6  [wn]: 
 
  tricky 
  adj  1:  not  to  be  trusted;  "how  extraordinarily  slippery  a  liar  the 
  camera  is"-  James  Agee  [syn:  {slippery}] 
  2:  having  concealed  difficulty;  "a  catchy  question";  "a  tricky 
  recipe  to  follow"  [syn:  {catchy}] 
  3:  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"  [syn:  {crafty},  {cunning},  {dodgy},  {foxy}, 
  {guileful},  {knavish},  {slick},  {sly},  {tricksy},  {wily}] 




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