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devious

US [ˈdiviəs]
UK [ˈdiːviəs]
  • adj.不诚实的;不直率的;欺诈的;迂回的(路线)
  • Web曲折的;偏僻的;不正直的
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adj.
1.
不诚实的;不直率的;欺诈的behaving in a dishonest or indirect way, or tricking people, in order to get sth
a devious politician
不诚实的政治家
He got rich by devious means.
他不择手段大发横财。
2.
~ route/path
迂回的(路线);曲折的(道路)a route or path that is not straight but has many changes in direction; not direct
a devious route from the airport
出机场的曲折路线

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