Advertisement

Dictionary


de•vi•ous



Pronunciation: (dē'vē-us), [key]
adj.
1. departing from the most direct way; circuitous; indirect: a devious course.
2. without definite course; vagrant: a devious current.
3. departing from the proper or accepted way; roundabout: a devious procedure.
4. not straightforward; shifty or crooked: a devious scheme to acquire wealth.

Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.

devilwooddevisable
See also:

Related Content


Advertisement

Play Hangman

Play Poptropica

Play Same Game

Try Our Math Flashcards