craftily craftily

Definition(s):

  • (adv) in an artful manner

Usage(s):

  1. And Alison's hormonally induced moodiness, as well as Ben's slouching progress toward grown-up status, are craftily presented.
  2. It was a great pleasure for the cast and crew of Roseanne to watch how he would craftily deliver lines, making them funny and sexy no matter how they read on the written page.
  3. Brown had craftily employed stiff wooden benches to both symbolize austerity and discourage lingering.

News

  • Lead From The Heart, Then The Head: A Lesson From Pope Francis

    What comes from the heart lands on the heart. Unfortunately though, too many leaders today tend to veer away from saying anything that could possibly be misinterpreted or controversial. They speak from the head, leaving emotion and passion out of it - too risky. But craftily worded scripts and clever sound bytes can't compete with genuine concern for others and leadership that starts from the ...
    on August 29, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. "The Vietnam law is craftily designed to kill the indigenous Degar [Montagnard] people but protect ethnic Vietnamese as you can see with our Christian brother Siu Krot," MFI President Kok Ksor told BosNewsLife.
    on Feb 27, 2009 By: Kok Ksor Source: BosNewsLife

  2. Pimco's Bill Gross warns that $500 trillion of derivatives are hiding in a "shadow banking system" that "craftily dodges the reserve requirements of traditional institutions and promotes a chain letter, pyramid scheme of leverage ...... with...
    on Jan 28, 2008 By: Bill Gross Source: MarketWatch

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