deviously

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indirectly; windingly; sneakily, deceptively
in a devious manner; "he got the promotion by behaving deviously
In a devious manner
in a devious manner; "he got the promotion by behaving deviously"
devious
out of the common or regular track
devious
{a} going astray, erring, lonely
devious
characterized by insincerity or deceit; evasive; "a devious character"; "shifty eyes"
devious
deviating from a straight course; "a scenic but devious route"; "a long and circuitous journey by train and boat"; "a roundabout route avoided rush-hour traffic"
devious
Deviating; not straightforward, not honest, not frank; not standard
devious
disapproval If you describe someone as devious you do not like them because you think they are are dishonest and like to keep things secret, often in a complicated way. Newman was devious, prepared to say one thing in print and another in private + deviousness de·vi·ous·ness the deviousness of drug traffickers
devious
Going out of the right or common course; going astray; erring; wandering; as, a devious step
devious
indirect in departing from the accepted or proper way; misleading; "used devious means to achieve success"; "gave oblique answers to direct questions"; "oblique political maneuvers"
devious
characterized by insincerity or deceit; evasive; "a devious character"; "shifty eyes
devious
{s} deceptive; crooked; twisting, circuitous; roundabout; indirect; errant
devious
Out of a straight line; winding; varying from directness; as, a devious path or way
deviously

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    de·vi·ous·ly

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    Etymologie

    [ 'dE-vE-&s, -vy&s ] (adjective.) 1599. Latin devius, from de from + via way; more at DE-, WAY.

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