1. departing from the most direct way; circuitous; indirect: a devious course.
2. without definite course; vagrant: a devious current.
3. departing from the proper or accepted way; roundabout: a devious procedure.
4. not straightforward; shifty or crooked: a devious scheme to acquire wealth.
"people can be devious with people."
"people can be devious."
"ways can be devious."
"minds can be devious."
"tactics can be devious."
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