Origin of tricky
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Related Words for trickilyably, knowingly, slyly, smartly, carefully, deliberately, cleverly, intelligently, keenly, coolly, artfully, judiciously, deftly, skillfully, adroitly, cunningly, deceptively, facilely, trickily
Examples from the Web for trickily
Contemporary Examples of trickily
His female lead is not Jordan, he trickily maintains, but readers should keep her in mind.Amis vs. "Two Bags of Silicone"
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Historical Examples of trickily
He felt offended, as if he had been trickily defeated in an argument.Gargoyles
Next to this motive principle is his desire to make money dishonestly, trickily, meanly, and shabbily.Campfire and Battlefield
Fought for it fairly when fairness served best, and trickily when trickiness seemed more profitable.
The prayer was long, intolerably and trickily eloquent and rhetorical, very self-conscious.A Tramp's Notebook
- involving snags or difficultiesa tricky job
- needing careful and tactful handlinga tricky situation
- characterized by tricks; sly; wilya tricky dealer