verb (used with object), wiled, wil·ing.
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OTHER WORDS FROM wileoutwile, verb (used with object), out·wiled, out·wil·ing.
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Example sentences from the Web for wile
Wiles initially denied that he had performed as Mona Sinclair to the Winston-Salem Journal before eventually coming clean.
Eventually though, Wiles was suspended for "conduct unbecoming to a Promoter of the Miss Gay America pageant system."
Hoping that his hi-tech marketing wiles will not go for naught, Bennett will now try to torpedo the prize ceremony.
For Wiles, appearing in Web series has been an enriching experience.Introducing ‘School of Thrones’: ‘Game of Thrones’ Parody Web Series|Molly Taylor|March 9, 2013|DAILY BEAST
She loved men and sex, and enjoyed using feminine wiles, and she encouraged women not to give up on any of that, ever.Helen Gurley Brown Was the Practical Goddess of Love to Ordinary Women|Gail Sheehy|August 14, 2012|DAILY BEAST
In the state Louis was in, between man's perfidy and woman's wiles, any refuge from the world, seemed a heaven to him.The Pastor's Fire-side Vol. 3 of 4|Jane Porter
He steeled himself, for he had had his experience of woman's wiles; and his faith in masculine supremacy as a habit did not waver.Ancestors|Gertrude Atherton
Bonaparte told him he would represent the feeling of the Army of Italy, and help to bring to nothing the wiles of the royalists.Napoleon's Marshals|R. P. Dunn-Pattison
He laughed at her in keenest mockery, this Dorian Mountcastle, who was so tired of lovely woman and her deceitful wiles.They Looked and Loved|Mrs. Alex McVeigh Miller
Yet with all his wiles he could not so completely cover his track as not to excite the suspicions of the English.A short history of Rhode Island|George Washington Greene