artfulness

Synonyms and related words:
Gongorism, Italian hand, ability, acuteness, address, adeptness, adroitness, affectation, affectedness, airmanship, animal cunning, art, artifice, artificiality, artisanship, artistry, astuteness, bravura, brilliance, cageyness, callidity, canniness, capability, capacity, cleverness, command, competence, control, coordination, craft, craftiness, craftsmanship, credibility gap, cunning, cunningness, deceit, deceitfulness, deftness, deviousness, dexterity, dexterousness, dextrousness, diplomacy, disingenuousness, duplicity, efficiency, euphemism, euphuism, expertise, facility, falseheartedness, falseness, fine Italian hand, finesse, forswearing, foxiness, fraud, furtiveness, gamesmanship, grace, grip, guile, guilefulness, handiness, horsemanship, hyperelegance, hypocrisy, indirection, ingeniousness, ingenuity, insidiousness, insincerity, intrigue, inventiveness, know-how, low cunning, manneredness, mannerism, marksmanship, mastership, mastery, one-upmanship, overelaboration, overelegance, overniceness, overrefinement, pawkiness, perjury, practical ability, preciosity, preciousness, pretentiousness, proficiency, prowess, purism, quickness, readiness, resource, resourcefulness, satanic cunning, savoir-faire, savvy, seamanship, sharp practice, sharpness, shiftiness, shrewdness, skill, skillfulness, slickness, slipperiness, slyness, sneak attack, sneakiness, sophistry, stealth, stealthiness, style, subtility, subtilty, subtleness, subtlety, suppleness, surreptitiousness, tact, tactfulness, technical brilliance, technical mastery, technical skill, technique, timing, treacherousness, trickiness, uncandidness, uncandor, underhandedness, unfrankness, unnaturalness, unsincereness, untruthfulness, virtuosity, wariness, wiles, wiliness, wit, wizardry, workmanship

Moby Thesaurus. . 1996.

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  • Artfulness — Art ful*ness, n. The quality of being artful; art; cunning; craft. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • artfulness — index artifice, discretion (quality of being discreet), fraud, hypocrisy, improbity, knavery, performance (workmanship), pettifoggery …   Law dictionary

  • artfulness — artful ► ADJECTIVE ▪ cunningly clever. DERIVATIVES artfully adverb artfulness noun …   English terms dictionary

  • artfulness — noun see artful …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • artfulness — See artfully. * * * …   Universalium

  • artfulness — noun The quality of being artful or of acting in an artful manner …   Wiktionary

  • artfulness — (Roget s Thesaurus II) noun Deceitful cleverness: art, artifice, craft, craftiness, cunning, foxiness, guile, slyness, wiliness. See HONEST, MEANS …   English dictionary for students

  • artfulness — art·ful·ness || ɑːtf(É™)lnɪs n. cunning, shrewdness, slyness; artisanship, workmanship …   English contemporary dictionary

  • artfulness — art·ful·ness …   English syllables

  • artfulness — See: artful …   English dictionary

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