English translation of धूर्त
धूर्तPowered by COBUILD /dhurta/
Definitions and Translations
1. crafty adjective
If you describe someone as crafty, you mean that they get what they want in a clever way, often by deceiving people.
⇒ ...a crafty fellow.
2. crooked adjective
If you describe a person or an activity as crooked, you mean that they are dishonest or criminal.
⇒ ...crooked business deals.
3. cunning adjective
A cunning person is clever and deceitful.
4. deceitful adjective
If you say that someone is deceitful, you mean that they behave in a dishonest way by making other people believe something that is not true.
⇒ I was frequently told as a child that I was very deceitful.
5. shrewd adjective
A shrewd person is able to understand and judge situations quickly and to use this understanding to their own advantage.
6. sly adjective
If you describe someone as sly, you mean that they are clever at deceiving people.
7. wily adjective
Wily people are clever and cunning.
⇒ ...the wily old gentleman.
2. mn/dhurta, dhUrta, dhoorta, dhūrt, dhurt, dhUrt, dhoort/
rogue countable noun
A rogue is a man who behaves in a dishonest way. [old-fashioned]
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Translation of धूर्त from the Collins Hindi to English Dictionary