– Clever at attaining one's ends by indirect and often deceptive means.
Usage example: the oft-told story of the foxy flatterer who works her way up the ladder of success by stepping on people as she goes
is a synonym for foxy
topic. In some cases you can use "Sly" instead an adjective
"Foxy", when it comes to topics like ability
, character trait, artful
. popular alternative
Nearby Word: fox