guile


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shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception

the quality of being crafty

the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)

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It brings together unemployed from backgrounds such as teaching, the civil service and middle management, with existing business owners and networkers Mr Guile said: "I did networking and noticed there was a bit of a gap in the market.
From top left, the winning pictures taken by Anthony Daglish, Wendy Guile and Bridie Husband.
She is survived by her son, Larry Guile and his fiance, Gail Cyr of Lancaster; her daughter, Linda Grey and her partner, Clinton (Java) Healy of Oxford, MA; her 3 grandchildren: Lori Picard and her husband, Robert of Oxford, MA, Kevin Grey and his wife, Carrie of No Grosvenordale, CT and Aaron Guile of Stowe, VT and 3 great-grandchildren: Christopher and Taylor Picard and Kyle Grey.
Mr Guile had previously been appointed to the position of deputy chief executive in March 2006 and was elected to the group's main board three months later.
He kept Tutsis, and some Hutu moderates, alive through guile, flattery, constant improvisation and lots and lots of alcohol.
We lacked the guile to keep possession in the first half but we were excellent after the break.
Our family was sitting around the dinner table, and quite without guile or any particular intention, my daughter .
Not Arthur, but Artegall, flawed with a tendency toward guile and representing a relative not an absolute justice, is repositioned as the dynastic head of Elizabeth's line.
The pictorial interpretation of a drawing, characterized initially by a fairly loose style, creates the surprise; but above all the image makes explicit the simultaneous specularity and guile of De Lepeleire's undertaking.
One is the story of a refugee from Nazi Germany, saved by his mother's guile and tenacity in finding cracks in the wall of totalitarian anti-Semitism.
Think Barbara Stanwyck in Double Indemnity; without the guile.
Saqlain, 21, bowled with guile and authority to take 5-54 in 24 overs - his third five-wicket haul - and record his best bowling figures in 13 Tests.
making improvements to existing products and processes faster and more effectively than competitors," note Howard and Guile.
Guile will lead The Advisory Group at Huron, and serve as a managing director at the Company.
Obviously they've added a lot of experience and guile in there with Cabaye so they've got a good side.