Faithfulness and devotion, things born of fire and roof, were his; yet he retained his wildness and wiliness.
Bobby smiled up at him in smug satisfaction over his own wiliness.
Perhaps it was the reputation for wiliness Forrest had earned which put the Yankee commander on his guard.
"What the brethren wanted in strength they had in wiliness," he says.
His wiliness was perspicacity; and consisted in foreseeing results and protecting himself and others from the traps set for them.
It depends a lot upon the wiliness of the fox he's in pursuit of.
William was strong and wily, and it was this combination of strength and wiliness which enabled him to bear down all opposition.
Love had already given strength and wiliness to the countess.
To balance this there were great individual resources when alone,—a sort of Indian wiliness and subtlety of resource.
Thy task is then to induce him to make an attempt on the head of Shagpat in all wiliness, as he and thou think well to devise.