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General dictionaries General (30 matching dictionaries)
  1. Cunning: The Word Detective [home, info]
  2. cunning: Dictionary/thesaurus [home, info]
  3. cunning, Cunning: LookWAYup Translating Dictionary/Thesaurus [home, info]
  4. cunning: WordNet 1.7 Vocabulary Helper [home, info]
  5. cunning: Mnemonic Dictionary [home, info]
  6. cunning: Free Dictionary [home, info]
  7. cunning: Webster's 1828 Dictionary [home, info]
  8. cunning: AllWords.com Multi-Lingual Dictionary [home, info]
  9. cunning: Rhymezone [home, info]
  10. cunning: Webster's Revised Unabridged, 1913 Edition [home, info]
  11. Cunning: Online Plain Text English Dictionary [home, info]
  12. Cunning: Wikipedia, the Free Encyclopedia [home, info]
  13. cunning: Cambridge Dictionary of American English [home, info]
  14. cunning: UltraLingua English Dictionary [home, info]
  15. cunning: Online Etymology Dictionary [home, info]
  16. cunning, Cunning: Dictionary.com [home, info]
  17. cunning: Infoplease Dictionary [home, info]
  18. cunning: The Wordsmyth English Dictionary-Thesaurus [home, info]
  19. cunning: Webster's New World College Dictionary, 4th Ed. [home, info]
  20. cunning, Cunning: Wiktionary [home, info]
  21. cunning: Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary [home, info]
  22. cunning, Cunning: Wordnik [home, info]
  23. cunning, cunning: Macmillan Dictionary [home, info]
  24. cunning: Vocabulary.com [home, info]
  25. cunning: Collins English Dictionary [home, info]
  26. cunning: American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language [home, info]
  27. cunning: Oxford Dictionaries [home, info]
  28. cunning: Merriam-Webster.com [home, info]

Art dictionaries Art (1 matching dictionary)
  1. CUNNING: Shakespeare Glossary [home, info]

Business dictionaries Business (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cunning: Legal dictionary [home, info]

Computing dictionaries Computing (1 matching dictionary)
  1. Cunning: Encyclopedia [home, info]

Miscellaneous dictionaries Miscellaneous (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cunning: Idioms [home, info]

Religion dictionaries Religion (1 matching dictionary)
  1. CUNNING: Glossary of Biblical English of the Authorised Version of the HOLY BIBLE [home, info]

Slang dictionaries Slang (1 matching dictionary)
  1. cunning: Urban Dictionary [home, info]

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Quick definitions from WordNet (cunning)

noun:  drafty artfulness (especially in deception)
noun:  shrewdness in deception ("As cunning as a fox")
noun:  shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
adjective:  attractive especially by means of smallness or prettiness or quaintness ("Cunning kittens")
adjective:  showing inventiveness and skill ("The cunning maneuvers leading to his success")
adjective:  marked by skill in deception ("Cunning men often pass for wise")
name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #30566)

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