devious - транскрипция, произношение и перевод онлайн

Транскрипция и произношение слова "devious" в британском и американском вариантах. Подробный перевод и примеры.

devious / хитрый, окольный, отклоняющийся от прямого пути
[ˈdiː.vi.əs]
[ˈdiː.vi.əs]
Перевод
имя прилагательное
хитрый
cunning, tricky, sly, artful, crafty, devious
окольный
roundabout, devious, circuitous, indirect, oblique, round-out
отклоняющийся от прямого пути
devious
Определения
имя прилагательное
showing a skillful use of underhanded tactics to achieve goals.
he's as devious as a politician needs to be
(of a route or journey) longer and less direct than the most straightforward way.
they arrived at the town by a devious route
Примеры
Sometimes it is necessary to adopt devious tactics to expose bullies and cheats.
They had somehow managed to re-elect the most devious , blinkered and reckless leader ever put before them.
This results in a personality which is cunning and devious , and refuses to grow up and take responsibility for itself.
Thomas Jefferson was a tough, devious politician who viewed the states as supreme.
It just means that it's necessary to divorce what was said from the devious and somewhat desperate politician who was saying it.
For bridge, all you need is a playing partner, a pair of opponents, a set of cards - and a capacity for wicked, devious cunning.
What is difficult about maneuver is to make the devious route the most direct and to turn misfortune to advantage.
They are duplicitous and devious , always posing, not wishing or able to be authentic.
It would also, in a case like the present one, be to reward conduct which at best was devious and at worst deceitful.
Women feature as sexually voracious, devious , and immoral, destroying men or diverting them from their pursuit of honour.