Synonyms of artful in English:

artful


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adjective

1‘an artful political ruse’

SYNONYMS

sly, crafty, cunning, wily, scheming, devious, Machiavellian, sneaky, guileful, tricky, conniving, designing, calculating

shrewd, astute, sharp-witted, sharp, acute, intelligent, clever, alert, canny

deceitful, deceptive, duplicitous, cheating, dishonest, disingenuous, underhand, untrustworthy, unscrupulous, double-dealing

informal dirty, foxy, shifty, smart

British informal fly

NZ Australian informal shonky

South African informal slim

rare vulpine, carny, subtle

ANTONYMS

ingenuous, honest, dull