adjective, trick·i·er, trick·i·est.
Origin of tricky
Synonyms for tricky
Related Words for trickinessduplicity, falsity, artifice, falsehood, shadiness, craftiness, stealing, racket, fraud, dishonesty, graft, double-dealing, infidelity, cheating, trickery, bunk, swindle, corruption, infamy, chicanery
Examples from the Web for trickiness
Historical Examples of trickiness
We can't prove she showed any trickiness in having you for a cousin.Alice Adams
He called upon all his shrewdness, all his trickiness of the South.A Spirit in Prison
The keenest Yankee that ever skinned a flint, cannot approach him in trickiness.
He abhorred ostentatious display and trickiness in a teacher.Heroes of Science
M. M. Pattison Muir
Avoid also any appearance of trickiness or sharp practice, stories of shrewd bargains, etc.The Psychology of Salesmanship
William Walker Atkinson