What is another word for sly?

475 synonyms found


[ slˈa͡ɪ], [ slˈa‍ɪ], [ s_l_ˈaɪ]

Synonyms for Sly:

cunning (adjective) intuitive (adjective) witty (adjective) cunning (noun) Other synonyms:

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Rhymes for Sly:

  1. pry, dye, bligh, buy, sty, ply, high, sigh, lie, sky, vie, wy, ai, pie, spry, cry, bye, eye, thigh, by, shy, dry, kwai, guy, wry, try, fly, why, die, thai, spy, aye, lxi, pi, mei, ay, tie, vi, bi, frye, tai, fry, nigh, hi, rye, psi;
  2. nearby, decry, good-bye, shanghai, bye-bye, untie, goodbye, supply, comply, belie, retry, imply, reply, deny, hi-fi, ally, defy, brunei, awry, hereby, descry, rely, standby, apply;
  3. overfly, misapply;
  4. oversupply;

Quotes for Sly:

  1. These happy endings all express the weak and sly promise that the world is not rotten and out of joint but meaningful and ultimately in excellent condition. Douglas Sirk.
  2. He was gifted with the sly sharp instinct for self -preservation that passes for wisdom among the rich. Evelyn Waugh.
  3. I've always loved War's Low Rider and Sly Stone's Thank You, and I just wanted to put my take on them. Barry White.

Idioms of Sly:

  1. on the sly