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2 definitions found
 for cagey
From WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006) :

  cagey
      adj 1: showing self-interest and shrewdness in dealing with
             others; "a cagey lawyer"; "too clever to be sound" [syn:
             cagey, cagy, canny, clever]
      2: characterized by great caution and wariness; "a cagey
         avoidance of a definite answer"; "chary of the risks
         involved"; "a chary investor" [syn: cagey, cagy, chary]

From Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0 :

  63 Moby Thesaurus words for "cagey":
     Machiavellian, Machiavellic, acute, arch, artful, astute, canny,
     chary, clever, crafty, cunning, cute, deceitful, deep, deep-laid,
     designing, diplomatic, distrustful, elusive, elusory, evasive,
     feline, foxy, guileful, ingenious, insidious, inventive, knowing,
     leery, malingering, mistrustful, pawky, politic, ready,
     resourceful, scheming, serpentine, sharp, shifty, shirking, shrewd,
     shy, slick, slippery, sly, smooth, snaky, sneaky, sophistical,
     stealthy, strategic, subtile, subtle, supple, suspecting,
     suspicious, tactical, trickish, tricksy, tricky, vulpine, wary,
     wily
  
  

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