Definition of artful


Scrabble & Words with Friends points

  • artful is a valid Scrabble word with a point value of 9 according to TWL06 dictionary
  • artful is a valid Words with Friends word with a point value of 11 according to ENABLE dictionary

Definition of artful

  • not straightforward or candid; giving a false appearance of frankness (adjective)

    Synonyms

    1. disingenuous

  • marked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft (adjective)

    Examples

    1. the artful dodger
    2. an artful choice of metaphors

See definition of artful in Merriam Webster