From The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Wily \Wil"y\, a. [Compar. Wilier; superl. Wiliest.] [From
   Full of wiles, tricks, or stratagems; using craft or
   stratagem to accomplish a purpose; mischievously artful;
   subtle. "Wily and wise." --Chaucer. "The wily snake."
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         This false, wily, doubling disposition of mind.
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   Syn: Cunning; artful; sly; crafty. See Cunning.
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