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Dictionary entry overview: What does guile mean?
• GUILE (noun)
The noun GUILE has 3 senses:
1. shrewdness as demonstrated by being skilled in deception
2. the quality of being crafty
3. the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)
Familiarity information: GUILE used as a noun is uncommon.