cagey


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having or showing a clever awareness and resourcefulness in practical matters

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showing self-interest and shrewdness in dealing with others

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characterized by great caution and wariness

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51 Hove Brighton Belle final Coral: 2 Airforce Posh, Westmead Melanie, 4 Airforce Cougar, 7 Cagey Lilly, 8 Ballymac Minus, 9 Darfin Katie.
Hughton admits the opening to the tournament has been cagey and has noted the struggles of the major European nations.
After a cagey start home side Peebles took control and Dilworth's cute finish fired them in to a deserved lead.
In a cagey first half at Plainmoor it was the home team that had the majority of the chances, although the sides went in level at the break.
It was a cagey first quarter before the South grabbed the lead after 14 minutes - speedy winger Harry Robinson going over for a try.
Previous encounters against Chelsea have often been cagey affairs and Carrick admits he would happily bore his way to a European Cup win.
Alain Nkong's second-half strike decided a cagey affair in favour of the Indomitable Lions, but the game will be remembered for a moment of madness from Reading's Andre Bikey.
Its redevelopment, spearheaded by a cagey combination of benefactors, private companies and the public sector resulted in a miraculous makeover.
In a cagey opening period, Essandoh, came closest to breaking the deadlock with two glancing headers.
He admires Kline's paintings but implies, in an unexpectedly Duchampian and Cagey way, that you don't have to paint to make art--not even abstract art.
He is cagey and skates around a lot and I have just got to make sure he doesn't keep stealing points.
In mining his own experiences for material, Stuart--an openly gay actor who has appeared on The Drew Cagey Show and Will & Grace--manages to find his audience's common denominators.
Willem Dafoe has joined the cast of Columbia Pictures' live-action feature film "Spider-Man" as the Green Goblin, the arch-nemesis of the cagey comic book icon, the studio announced today.
Cagey Lilly (7-1), who was caught flat-footed at the traps, cashed in on a trouble-strewn first half of the race to preserve her unbeaten run in the competition in the first semi-final.