Sentence Examples with the word guile

But he felt they had to show more guile in Europe, and ultimately that is where he wants his formation to be judged.

Furthermore, the realignment of the Blackadder character to a figure of cunning guile was also a decision made by Elton.

There is no doubt that Mrs. Ramotswe is a novice; but, she uses her feminine guile to get to the heart of the matter.

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The tale tells of King Dasarath's court, the birth and boyhood of Rama and his brethren, his marriage with Sita, daughter of Janak king of Bideha, his voluntary exile, the result of Kaikeyi's guile and Dasarath's rash vow, the dwelling together of Rama and Sita in the great central Indian forest, her abduction by Ravan, the expedition to Lanka and the overthrow of the ravisher, and the life at Ajodhya after the return of the reunited pair.

You might have to use considerable guile to find out what's going on.

The Picts used a bit of tactical guile and lured the Northumbrians into a trap with deadly results.

There was guile found in his mouth.

He sought to mediate, though with no success, between the pope and the emperor; he descended to a whimsical piety, and took his courtiers by guile in distributing to them, at Christmas, clothing on which a cross had been secretly stitched.