artful
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artful
An adjective is a word that describes a noun (e.g. the big dog).
1. (person)
a. astuto(a), artero(a)
2. (solution)
a. astuto(a), hábil
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artful [ɑːtfʊl]
adjective
1 (cunning) [+person, trick] astuto; taimado; ladino; especially (LAm)
2 (skilful) ingenioso
an artful way of doing sth una forma ingeniosa de hacer algo
Artful way of avoiding an inheritance tax bill the White Paper will be an artful exercise in conciliation without commitment the Lottery is the most artful way yet devised of taking the poor's money to pay for the interests of the rich ...aware of someone on my tail, I turned to find a modern-day Artful Dodger, his hand poised over my open-top bag The Health Minister has stepped in to halt the criminal career of an 11-year-old Artful Dodger
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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