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cagey

(ˈkedʒi)
mod. sneaky; shrewd. John is pretty cagey. You have to keep an eye on him.
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The main thing is that the fans will be the winners because Pulev is very experienced, very cagey and I think that until Anthony would have caught him, it would have been a cagey fight.
The game remained cagey in extra-time and penalties seemed a certainity.
Hull bantamweight Campbell scored a cagey 4-1 win over Germany's Denis Makarov to reach the final where he will meet experienced Bulgarian Detelin Dalakliev.
The Hull bantamweight scored a cagey 4-1 success over Germany's Denis Makarov to reach tomorrow night's final, in which he will meet experienced Bulgarian Detelin Dalakliev.
The 21-year-old got the better of experienced Russian Eduard Abzalimov 3-2 in a cagey affair to guarantee at least a bronze and put him into tomorrow's semifinal showdown against Germany's Denis Makarov.
But Al-Farik is too cagey and committed a villain to sit in a prison cell and serve as a punching bag for an entire miniseries, so a convenient, if dubious twist frees him to plot against America anew, and with an even fiercer vigor.
Like Ana Kokkinos (Head On) and Laura Muscardin (Bays), prodigious Anahi Berneri proves herself a female director with a sure eye for a gay man's dilemmas and inner dignity, and she's crafted a cagey, compelling AI DS portrait in the bargain.
But he was cagey when quizzed over whether he would use such success as an exit strategy to walk away.
7 RACHEL MASON'S MODEL ANTHEM, 2004 In the tradition of Komar & Melamid's most and least wanted songs (and the Marx Brothers' "Hail, Hail, Fredonia"), cagey Cagean Mason used probabilistic language models to refine the mean phraseology and musical structure of 193 national anthems.
Charles Potts has aptly named this breathtaking retrospective of his early work: Kiot--the Coyote--the wary trickster and cagey loner, announcing his existence with penetrating voice.
He was cagey about the fact that he had led an expedition in which many men had died, clearly due in part to his negligence.
It's no use being cagey and that will suit our players who always perform better when they know what they have to do.
One night in May, the cagey thief was chased from two houses by homeowners armed with guns, only to commit three more break-ins later that night.
It was a predictably cagey and at times scrappy meeting but the protagonists did enough to maintain their billing as favourites for automatic promotion, the pair now 13 points clear of the chasing pack led by Sheffield United.
Since September 11, companies which once filmed in the US feel cagey and are looking for alternate locations.