|Not straightforward or candid; giving a false appearance of frankness.|
An ambitious, disingenuous, philistine, and hypocritical operator, who...exemplified...the most disagreeable traits of his time.
A disingenuous excuse.
چال باز ی
|Marked by skill in achieving a desired end especially with cunning or craft.|
The artful dodger.
An artful choice of metaphors.