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canny definition

  • adjective:
    • mindful and shrewd, particularly where your own interests are worried.
    • Cautious in spending-money; frugal.
    • Scots Steady, restrained, and mild.
    • Scots Snug and quiet.
    • Careful, sensible, cautious.
    • Knowing, shrewd, astute.
    • Frugal, thrifty.
    • nice, fair.
    • really or a lot.
    • Artful; cunning; shrewd; wary.
    • Skillful; understanding; capable.
    • Cautious; wise; safe..
    • Having pleasing or useful attributes; mild.
    • Reputed to own magical powers.
    • showing self-interest and shrewdness in working with others
    • mindful and shrewd, particularly in which one's own interests are concerned.
    • careful in spending cash; economical.
    • Scots Steady, restrained, and mild.
    • Scots Snug and peaceful.
    • Careful, wise, careful.
    • Knowing, shrewd, astute.
    • Frugal, thrifty.
    • Pleasant, fair.
    • extremely or a lot.
    • Artful; cunning; shrewd; wary.
    • Skillful; knowing; able.
    • Cautious; wise; safe..
    • Having pleasing or useful qualities; mild.
    • Reputed to own magical abilities.
    • showing self-interest and shrewdness in dealing with other people
  • others:
    • A term of commendation of varied application.
    • Knowing; cautious; sensible; wary; watchful; cunning; artful; crafty.
    • Skilled; convenient; expert.
    • Moderate; reasonable. In cost: Frugal; not extravagant
    • In charges or exactions: maybe not extortionate.
    • In conduct: maybe not extreme.
    • calm; simple; smooth. Quiet in disposition; mild; tractable.
    • Quiet in movement; still; sluggish.
    • Snug; comfortable; nice.
    • secured; risk-free; fortunate; lucky.
    • great; worthy.
    • Possessed of supernatural energy; competent in miracle.
    • In a canny fashion; cannily; cautiously; carefully; gradually.
    • a phrase of commendation of numerous application.
    • Knowing; careful; sensible; wary; watchful; cunning; artful; crafty.
    • Skilled; useful; expert.
    • Moderate; reasonable. In cost: Frugal; perhaps not extravagant
    • In charges or exactions: Not extortionate.
    • In conduct: maybe not serious.
    • Quiet; simple; soft. Quiet in disposition; gentle; tractable.
    • calm in action; nonetheless; slow.
    • Snug; comfortable; nice.
    • Safe; risk-free; lucky; fortunate.
    • Good; worthwhile.
    • Possessed of supernatural energy; competent in miracle.
    • In a canny manner; cannily; cautiously; gently; gradually.
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