guile


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  • noun

Synonyms for guile

Synonyms for guile

Synonyms for guile

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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The Hobblers have all the guile in midfield in Paul Gascoigne and David Beckham, but not such a formidable attack in Andy Cole and Paul Scholes.
No vision, no guile, no creativity (except the latter years of Mr Gascoigne) no strength in squad depth - two injuries and we are a mess.
Surrey 21-year-old Mushtaq bowled with guile and authority to claim his third five-wicket haul and record his best figures in 13 Tests after missing the first two.
Manchester City's David Silva (left) has plenty of guile
We just missed too many passes and lacked that bit of guile and threat going forward.
Originally known as Nash in Japan, Charlie is considered an important part of the "Street Fighter" canon, thanks to his relationships with Guile and Chun-Li.
Summary: Moscow: Guts, guile and no lack of self-belief propelled Irishman Robert Heffernan to 50km race .
Based on Ken Bruen's crime novels featuring troubled ex-cop Jack Taylor, played by Iain, the three-parter once again sees the detective using his deductive guile to solve more baffling mysteries.
Lauren McGarvey of Noller Design Group oversaw the project, working with a core group of members including design committee chair Lorraine Guile.
Start Up Networking was launched two months ago by Mr Guile who set up his own consultancy in February having worked as a fundraiser for the voluntary sector.
But individual ambitions and suspicions hamstring the Graith's fight against an invading guile of dragons.
Norwich have the tenacity, the spirit and, yes, the guile of the likes of Elliott Bennett and Wes Hoolahan to remain in the top half of the Premier League.
That's hindering We had chances score and if we had a bit more devilment and guile they might have been converted.
We stuck in a lot of offensive players with skill, pace and guile but we couldn't break down West Brom and then we got done with a sucker punch.
DENTIST Wendy Guile knows the drill when it comes to taking a winning wildlife picture.