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sly, Expressive of hidden motives or purposes; shifty


Great personal dishonor or humiliation


Unmoved by persuasion, pity, or tender feelings; stubborn; Hardened against feeling; hardhearted


Having many curves, bends, or turns; winding, Indirect; devious


An artifice or expedient used to evade a rule, escape a consequence, hide something, Something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity


Deceitfully indirect or morally crooked, as proceedings, methods, or policy; devious, Not direct or straightforward, as in procedure or speech; intricate; circuitous


A person or thing that first indicates a direction, originates something, or serves as a model; predecessor; precursor. An originator; a founder


A descendant or offspring, as a child, plant, or animal, Something that originates or results from something else; outcome; issue


Leaving no opportunity for denial or refusal; imperative. Imperious or dictatorial. Positive or assertive in speech, tone, manner, etc


A right, privilege, etc., limited to a specific person or to persons of a particular category


Belonging or peculiar to some particular province; local
2. Of or pertaining to the provinces, A member of a religious order presiding over the order in a given district or province


To make repayment or return for (service, benefits, etc.)


Involving, participated in, or made by three parties

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