Definition of 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"
  • characterized by insincerity or deceit
    "a devious character"
    "shifty eyes"
  • indirect in departing from the accepted or proper way
    "used devious means to achieve success"
    "gave oblique answers to direct questions"
    "oblique political maneuvers"
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Word games points for the Devious

  • Scrabble® score of the devious (11)
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Unscramble devious

101 unscramble word found using the letters devious.

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