slyly
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slyly
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (cunningly)
a. astutamente
The thief's accomplice astutely distracted the cashier.El cómplice del ladrón astutamente distrajo a la cajera.
b. con astucia
The man winked slyly and walked out of the bar.El hombre guiñó el ojo con astucia y salió del bar.
2. (maliciously)
a. maliciosamente
I don't trust the way he slyly smiles.No confío en la manera en la que sonríe maliciosamente.
3. (secretively)
a. furtivamente
The dealer slyly handed me a card under the table.El repartidor furtivamente me pasó una carta bajo la mesa.
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slyly
An adverb is a word that describes a verb, an adjective, or other adverbs (e.g. to run quickly, very tired).
1. (cunningly)
a. astutamente
2. (nastily)
a. de manera desaprensiva
3. (mischievously)
a. maliciosamente
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slyly [ˈslaɪlɪ]
adverb
1 (cunningly) con astucia; astutamente
2 (mischievously) [+smile, say] pícaramente
Collins Complete Spanish Electronic Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers 2011
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