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ずる賢い, 狡賢い, ずるがしこい

  • zurugashikoi

Definition

adjective (keiyoushi)

  • sly

Examples of ずる賢い,狡賢い,ずるがしこい in a Sentence

とてもずる賢いので嫌い
I don't like him because he is sly as a fox.
He has come to look like a sly-as-a-fox Premier who uses his position's powers to the fullest extent, to his own advantage.
He makes believe that he is a practical statesman, but in really he is a cunning politician.
賢いと言うよりずるがしこい
He is more crafty than wise.

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