AskDefine | Define foxy

Dictionary Definition

foxy adj : 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 Dik"; "a wily old attorney" [syn: crafty, cunning, dodgy, guileful, knavish, slick, sly, tricksy, tricky, wily] [also: foxiest, foxier]

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English

Etymology

From fox < fox < West Germanic *fukhs < Proto-Germanic *fuhsaz < Proto-Indo-European *puk-so- < *puk- (tail).

Pronunciation

Adjective

  1. having the qualities of a fox
  2. attractive, sexy
  3. (of a person) red-haired.

Extensive Definition

Foxy has these meanings:
foxy in Chinese: Foxy

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