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schlau

in English:

1. craftily


craftily diplomat is A. Merkel.

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2. scilly



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3. rangy


a rangy teenager

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4. shrewdly



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5. rakish



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6. smartly


You don't have to dress smartly for all job interviews.
smartly dressed

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7. canny


He proved to be a canny businessman who successfully run the family business.
He was canny enough not to question them too nearly.
He was canny enough to see that they were trying to trap him
[adjective] - clever and able to think quickly, especially about business

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8. gawky


[adjective] -INFORMAL- tall and awkward

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9. wily


a wily politician
chytry
clever, ​especially in a ​dishonest or ​secret way:-
wily businessman/manoeuvring
wily like a fox

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10. sly


If you do something on the sly, you do it ​secretly because you should not be doing it:
Remember that he's sly enough to cheat us.
Sly as a fox.
a sly political move
slyness

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11. clever


krew
pomysłowy
she was an extremely clever and studious young woman
silly
smart

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