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tricky

  

      adj   , trickier, trickiest  
1    involving snags or difficulties  
a tricky job     
2    needing careful and tactful handling  
a tricky situation     
3    characterized by tricks; sly; wily  
a tricky dealer     
  trickily      adv  
  trickiness      n  
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tricky

  
1    complicated, delicate, difficult, knotty, problematic, risky, sticky     (informal)   thorny, ticklish, touch-and-go  
2    artful, crafty, cunning, deceitful, deceptive, devious, foxy, scheming, slippery, sly, subtle, wily  
  
Antonyms     
  
1    clear, easy, obvious, simple, straightforward, uncomplicated  
2    above board, artless, direct, genuine, honest, ingenuous, open, sincere, truthful  

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trickly, tricksy, trick, trickery

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