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cunning
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The Two Gentlemen of Verona
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  • But, good my lord, do it so cunningly That my discovery be not aimed at; For love of you, not hate unto my friend, Hath made me publisher of this pretence.
  • Ay, and we are betroth’d; nay more, our marriage-hour, With all the cunning manner of our flight, Determin’d of: how I must climb her window, The ladder made of cords, and all the means Plotted and ’greed on for my happiness.
  • Sir Thurio, fear not you; I will so plead That you shall say my cunning drift excels.

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  • She came up with a cunning scheme to cheat him.
  • The worst mix — greedy, cunning, and without morals.

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