English to Hindi Meaning :: sly

धूर्त, शरारती, शातिर, कपटी, धोखेबाज़, चतुर, एकांत में किया हुआ, उत्तेजना उत्पन्न करनेवालामक्कार, सयाना, गुप्त
Sly :
धूर्त
- धूर्तslyerslyestमक्कारीचतुराई
 

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Adjective(1) marked by skill in deception

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(1) But that short eyebrow, sly grin and crooked jaw are now what make me, well, me.(2) I'm starting to go faster at each race but I'm still not sly enough when it comes to hitting my adversaries!(3) Her letters therefore reveal a web of motives and sly manipulation that her uncomfortable position encouraged.(4) At the Chelsea Flower Show, Ann-Marie Powell finds garden designers looking to a geometric future and enjoys japesters taking a sly dig at the past(5) The Romans, who will resolutely overwhelm an adversary with the might of arms, they say Phoenicians are deceitful and sly .(6) Ray was oblivious to my cunning and sly plan, and I kept it that way.(7) He seems touched but then can't resist having a sly dig at himself by pointing out that the really tender thing to have done would have been not to include it on the album.(8) It is sly , clever after a fashion, and undeniably effective.(9) She was a rather cunning and sly teenager by nature, accented by her narrow brown eyes and usual smirk.(10) But it is dispensed with such style, coupled to such a mixture of absurd silliness and sly knowingness about human nature, that you can't help falling for its charms.(11) He couldn't resist what appeared a sly dig at the directors of Dundee, suggesting that by refusing to accept his offer to invest, they were willing to risk their club's financial well-being.(12) Given his reluctance to admit the obvious, it's no surprise he still manages to aim a selection of sly digs at the Australian umpires and authorities.(13) Stan nodded conspiratorially, a sly grin creeping over his face.(14) He used to peel down to his jockstrap, muscles glistening, sly grin flashing, while firing cryptic answers at the media, which he loathed.(15) It's not impossible that such a conspiracy is taking place, because there are many sly people who manipulate the dumb citizens for their own benefit.(16) The entire nation tuned in to watch his presentation of the 1994-1995 budget interspersed with Urdu couplets and sly digs at the opposition.
Related Words
(1) on the sly ::
रहस्यात्मक तरीके से
(2) sly dog ::
धूर्त कुत्ता
(3) sly fox ::
चतुर लोमड़ी
Synonyms
Adjective
1. cunning ::
चालाक
3. surreptitious ::
छल से किया हुआ
4. foxy ::
लोमड़ी की तरह का
Antonyms
1. artless ::
अनाड़ी
2. ingenuous ::
सरल
3. innocent ::
मासूम
Different Forms
sly, slyer, slyest, slyly, slyness
Word Example from TV Shows

The best way to learn proper English is to read news report, and watch news on TV. Watching TV shows is a great way to learn casual English, slang words, understand culture reference and humor. If you have already watched these shows then you may recall the words used in the following dialogs.

My role is to be sly, obsequious
and without scruples.

My role is to be SLY, obsequious and without scruples.

Game of Thrones Season 1, Episode 9


That scoundrel, that sly one.

That scoundrel, that SLY one.

Vikings Season 1, Episode 2


You sound like The Sly One.

You sound like The Sly One.

Vikings Season 1, Episode 2


It wasn\'t me who joined forces with The Sly One

It wasn't me who joined forces with The Sly One

Vikings Season 1, Episode 2


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