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cunning

US [ˈkʌnɪŋ]
UK ['kʌnɪŋ]
  • n.狡猾;诡诈;狡黠
  • adj.狡猾的;奸诈的;诡诈的;灵巧的
  • Web狡诈的;巧妙的;可爱的
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adj.
1.
狡猾的;奸诈的;诡诈的able to get what you want in a clever way, especially by tricking or cheating sb
a cunning liar
花言巧语的骗子
He was as cunning as a fox.
他像狐狸一样狡猾。
2.
灵巧的;精巧的;巧妙的clever and skilful
It was a cunning piece of detective work.
那是一篇构思巧妙的侦探作品。
n.
1.
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狡猾;诡诈;狡黠the ability to achieve sth by tricking or cheating other people in a clever way
It took energy and cunning just to survive.
既要花力气又要有心计才能维持生存。
She used low cunning(= dishonest behaviour) to get what she wanted.
她用了卑鄙的欺诈手段来获取她想得到的东西。

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