Machiavellian and Tricky


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Machiavellian adjective – Not guided by or showing a concern for what is right.
Tricky is a synonym for Machiavellian in cunning topic. In some cases you can use "Tricky" instead an adjective "Machiavellian", when it comes to topics like devious.
Nearby Word: Machiavellianism
Synonyms for Machiavellian


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Tricky adjective – Clever at attaining one's ends by indirect and often deceptive means.
Usage example: he's a tricky one, so be careful when dealing with him

Machiavellian is a synonym for tricky in cunning topic. You can use "Machiavellian" instead an adjective "Tricky".
Nearby Words: trick, trickery, tricked, tricking
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business Machiavellian business tricky business
turns Machiavellian turns tricky turns
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