7 Letters
3 Consonants
4 Vowels
3 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use devious as a adjective satellite in a sentence.
About Devious
A 3 syllables adjective satellite and 7 letters with the letters d, e, i, o, s, u, and v, 3 consonants, 4 vowels and 3 syllables with the middle letter i. Devious starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters d, de, dev, devi, devio, and the ending characters are s, us, ous, ious, vious, ..
Deviating from a straight course; "a scenic but devious route"; "a long and circuitous journey by train and boat"; "a roundabout route avoided rush-hour traffic"
School Grade
Devious is set as a sat word that starts with d, ends with s, 3 syllables, 4 vowels and 7 letters.
Is devious a scrabble word? A 11 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Devious in Pig Latin is said as "eviousday or eviousdway".
d | e | v | i | o | u | s
de | ev | vi | io | ou | us
dev | evi | vio | iou | ous
devi | evio | viou | ious
Word Gram
Adjective Satellite Examples
deviating from a straight course;
"a scenic but devious route";
"a long and circuitous journey by train and boat";
"a roundabout route avoided rush-hour traffic"
indirect in departing from the accepted or proper way;
"used devious means to achieve success";
"gave oblique answers to direct questions";
"oblique political maneuvers"
characterized by insincerity or deceit;
"a devious character";
"shifty eyes"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Devious"

There are 384 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to devious.

Abdominal External Oblique Muscle
Aberrantone whose behavior departs substantially from the norm of a group
Aimlessaimlessly drifting
Alley Cat
Ambagiousroundabout and unnecessarily wordy
"had a preference for circumlocutious (or circumlocutory) rather than forthright expression"
"A periphrastic study in a worn-out poetical fashion,/ Leaving one still with the intolerable wrestle/ With words and meaning
Ambidextrousmarked by deliberate deceptiveness especially by pretending one set of feelings and acting under the influence of another
"she was a deceitful scheming little thing"- Israel Zangwill
"a double-dealing double agent"
"a double-faced infernal traitor and
Amoralwithout moral standards or principles
"a completely amoral person"

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There are 1 anagrams from devious.

Anagram Definition
Deviousdeviating from a straight course
"a scenic but devious route"
"a long and circuitous journey by train and boat"
"a roundabout route avoided rush-hour traffic"

View English words with the unique letters used in devious. Words With The Letters Deiosuv

Similar Words

There are 1 words that are similar to "Devious".

Similar WordDefinition
Indirectnot direct in spatial dimension;
not leading by a straight line or course to a destination;
"sometimes taking an indirect path saves time";
"must take an indirect couse in sailing"

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word devious.

Is devious a scrabble word or can you use devious in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 144744 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 127664 games. This 7 letter 11 point scrabble word can be rearranged 5,040 ways. What other words can be made with the letters d, e, i, o, s, u, and v? There's 1 with 9 letters or less with the letters d, e, i, o, s, u, and v. Here is a list of 1 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Devious (7 letters) 11 13 devious


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