- s cunning and sly
the pawky rich old lady who incessantly scores off her parasitical descendants"- Punch
- Frankie is the pawky, gawky heroine of Carson McCullers' slim (195-page) new novelshe calls it a novella.
- In a Nicosia hospital was fledgling writer and Royal Horse Guards Subaltern Auberon Alexander Waugh, 18, eldest son of pawky Satirist Evelyn Waugh (who like son served with the .
- Vital issues are very often resolved casually after pawky debates; speakers drone on in an echo chamber of vacant desks.