Definition of slyness:
trade, wiliness, chicane, deceitfulness, cunning, honest, dishonesty, wile, underhandedness, art, craft, shenanigan, means, trickery, chicanery, indirection, deviousness, shiftiness, sneakiness, craftiness, shadiness, workmanship, foxiness, craftsmanship, artifice, guile.
- intuition (part of speech: noun)
wit (part of speech: noun)
He gave ear; all was silent without, but within and close by he seemed to catch a faint sighing, a faint sobbing rustle, a little stealthy creak - as though many persons were at his side, holding themselves quite still, and governing even their respiration with the extreme of slyness.- "New-Arabian-Nights", Stevenson, Robert Louis.
- "The Roman Question", Edmond About.
- "Greener Than You Think", Ward Moore.