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  • adv. With subtleness, in a subtle manner. With cleverness rather than brute force.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adv. In a subtle manner; slyly; artfully; cunningly.
  • adv. Nicely; delicately.
  • adv. Deceitfully; delusively.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • In a subtle manner; with subtlety.
  • Slyly; artfully; cunningly.
  • Deceitfully; delusively.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adv. in a subtle manner

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