adj.狡猾的, 有技巧的, 巧妙的
He tripped the witness by artful questions.
The Artful Dodger sent Oliver out to pick a few pockets, and told him not to come back empty-handed.
It's an artful little gadget for opening tins.
He's an artful devil!
1. 狡猾的, 狡诈的
He's very artful and usually succeeds in getting what he wants.
2. 巧妙的; 机灵的
She gave an artful reply.
3. 人工的; 不自然的
4. 有技巧的; 熟练的
an artful performance on the violin