Definition of Artful


  • marked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft
    "the artful dodger"
    "an artful choice of metaphors"
  • not straightforward or candid
    giving a false appearance of frankness
    "an ambitious, disingenuous, philistine, and hypocritical operator, who...exemplified...the most disagreeable traits of his time"- David Cannadine
    "a disingenuous excuse"
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Word games points for the Artful

  • Scrabble® score of the artful (9)
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Unscramble artful

46 unscramble word found using the letters artful.

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