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Englisch-Deutsch Übersetzungen für das Wort: artful

Deutsch Englisch
hinterlistig artful
kunstvoll artful
listig artful
schlau (listig) artful
verschlagen (listig) artful
listige Frage {f}Femininum (die) artful question
schlaue Frage {f}Femininum (die) artful question
Der pfiffige Gatte (ein französischer Kurzfilm aus dem Jahr 1907) Artful Husband


Beispielsätze

The Lucases are very artful people indeed, sister.
That, these lists could not be proved to be in the prisoner’s handwriting; but that it was all the same; that, indeed, it was rather the better for the prosecution, as showing the prisoner to be artful in his precautions.
“Oh yes, an artful tale!
All the artful maneuvers suggested by our generals meant fresh movements of the army and a lengthening of its marches, whereas the only reasonable aim was to shorten those marches.
Sarah Pocket and Georgiana contended who should remain last; but Sarah was too knowing to be outdone, and ambled round Georgiana with that artful slipperiness that the latter was obliged to take precedence.
“Does it fly,” asks the artful child, “the way you flew when you were a little girl?”
And being then, from reading Shaftesbury and Collins, become a real doubter in many points of our religious doctrine, I found this method safest for myself and very embarrassing to those against whom I used it; therefore I took a delight in it, practis'd it continually, and grew very artful and expert in drawing people, even of superior knowledge, into concessions, the consequences of which they did not foresee, entangling them in difficulties out of which they could not extricate themselves, and so obtaining victories that neither myself nor my cause always deserved.
He ask'd me a few questions, put a composing stick in my hand to see how I work'd, and then said he would employ me soon, though he had just then nothing for me to do; and, taking old Bradford, whom he had never seen before, to be one of the town's people that had a good will for him, enter'd into a conversation on his present undertaking and prospects; while Bradford, not discovering that he was the other printer's father, on Keimer's saying he expected soon to get the greatest part of the business into his own hands, drew him on by artful questions, and starting little doubts, to explain all his views, what interest he reli'd on, and in what manner he intended to proceed.
He was cruel enough to inflict the severest punishment, artful enough to descend to the lowest trickery, and obdurate enough to be insensible to the voice of a reproving conscience.
The other was a most artful deceiver, and could be understood only by such as were skilful enough to detect his cunningly-devised frauds.


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