Definition of cagey:
Synonyms for cagey:
reticent, mysterious, disinclined, sly, shrewd, cute, wise, foxy, wily, cagy, shadowy, scheming, apt, secret, ability, guileful, clandestine, devious, designing, cautious, dubious, confidential, cunning, astute, perspicacious, smart, reluctant, secretive, dodgy, careful, knowing, tricky, crafty, subtle, chary, savvy, indisposed, clever, classified, underground, ingenious, surreptitious, loath, beguiling, in strict confidence, canny, slick.
After five minutes of cagey manoeuvering around in the hall outside the guest- room door, he returns looking for Junior, saying that it was simply a pile of things left on the bed covered with a sheet.- "Love Conquers All", Robert C. Benchley.
- "Danger at the Drawbridge", Mildred A. Wirt.
- "Vulcan's Workshop", Harl Vincent.