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cunning
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Harry Potter (#4) and the Goblet of Fire
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  • And Snape s certainly clever and cunning enough to keep himself out of trouble.
  • I have had to use every ounce of cunning I possess, so that my hand would not be detectable in your success.
  • "You seem to have given this a great deal of thought, Moody," said Karkaroff coldly, "and a very ingenious theory it is — though of course, I heard you recently got it into your head that one of your birthday presents contained a cunningly disguised basilisk egg, and smashed it to pieces before realizing it was a carriage clock.

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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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