knavish knavish

Definition(s):

  • (adj) marked by skill in deception

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. If so, it was either an ill-informed or a knavish innuendo.
  2. It goes: O Lord our God, arise, Scatter his enemies And make them fall; Confound their politics, Frustrate their knavish tricks; On Thee our hopes we fix; God save us all.
  3. There is a bit of gunplay, a knavish exchange of documents and some police work which appears at first glance to be extremely boneheaded.

News

  • Jeannette Senior Legion off to hot start

    By Brian Knavish, Jeannette Spirit The Jeannette Senior American Legion baseball team entered the week on a three-game winning streak. That’s no typo. After a win over East Hempfield on ...
    on June 6, 2013     Source: The Mckeesport Daily News

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