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Wordnet 3.0


1. marked by skill in deception;
- Example: "cunning men often pass for wise"
- Example: "deep political machinations"
- Example: "a foxy scheme"
- Example: "a slick evasive answer"
- Example: "sly as a fox"
- Example: "tricky Dick"
- Example: "a wily old attorney"
[syn: crafty, cunning, dodgy, foxy, guileful, knavish, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Foxy \Fox"y\, a. 1. Like or pertaining to the fox; foxlike in disposition or looks; wily; cunning. [1913 Webster] Modred's narrow, foxy face. --Tennyson. [1913 Webster] 2. Having the color of a fox; of a yellowish or reddish brown color; -- applied sometimes to paintings when they have too much of this color. [1913 Webster] 3. Having the odor of a fox; rank; strong smelling. [1913 Webster] 4. Sour; unpleasant in taste; -- said of wine, beer, etc., not properly fermented; -- also of grapes which have the coarse flavor of the fox grape. [1913 Webster] 5. Attractive in a sexually appealing way; --of women. [Slang] [PJC] 6. Stylish and sexually attractive; -- of women's clothing; as, wearing a foxy new outfit. [Slang] [PJC]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

foxy adj 1: marked by skill in deception; "cunning men often pass for wise"; "deep political machinations"; "a foxy scheme"; "a slick evasive answer"; "sly as a fox"; "tricky Dick"; "a wily old attorney" [syn: crafty, cunning, dodgy, foxy, guileful, knavish, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

119 Moby Thesaurus words for "foxy": Byzantine, Machiavellian, Machiavellic, Titian, acute, adust, alluring, arch, artful, astute, attractive, auburn, bay, bay-colored, bayard, besmirched, blackened, brazen, bronze, bronze-colored, bronzed, brownish-red, cagey, cagy, calculating, canine, canny, castaneous, chestnut, chestnut-brown, clever, copper, copper-colored, coppery, crafty, cunning, cupreous, cute, darkened, deceitful, deep, deep-laid, designing, devious, diplomatic, discolored, dishonest, disingenuous, doggy, feline, ferruginous, foxed, foxlike, guileful, henna, ingenious, inky, insidious, inventive, knowing, liver-brown, liver-colored, livid-brown, lupine, mahogany, murky, pawky, plotting, politic, ready, reddish-brown, resourceful, roan, rubiginous, rufous, russet, russety, rust, rust-colored, rusty, scheming, seductive, serpentine, sexy, sharp, shifty, shrewd, slick, slippery, sly, smirched, smoky, smooth, snaky, sneaky, soiled, sophistical, stained, stealthy, stigmatic, stigmatiferous, stigmatized, strategic, subtile, subtle, sunburned, supple, tactical, tainted, tarnished, terra-cotta, trickish, tricksy, tricky, vulpine, wary, wily, wise, wolfish