There are 2 translations of cunning in Spanish:

cunning1

Pronunciation: /ˈkʌnɪŋ/

adj

  • 1 1.1 (clever, sly) [villain/trick/plan] astuto; [smile] malicioso you cunning devil! ¡qué astuto eres!
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    • The lies he fed me to achieve this were cunning and elaborate, and indeed, I was fooled.
    • First, it has to be said that the game scenario is a very cunning one, cleverly designed to lead the unsuspecting player astray.
    • What remains is a traditional case of a national paranoia being manipulated by a cunning business establishment to protect its entrenched interests.
    1.2 (ingenious) [device] ingenioso
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    • Today's aggressor is cunning, ingenious, pragmatic, and at the same time not limited by any moral constraints.
    • He is a very ingenious and cunning writer and it's fun to see him skewer the targets he aims for with acerbic wit and intelligence.
    • John would see my brilliant tactical plan and organize a cunning defence…
  • 2 (cute, attractive) (AmE) a cunning guy un tipo guapo or (esp AmL) buen mozo she's real cunning! ¡es guapísima or (esp AmL) lindísima!

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Cultural fact of the day

Sanfermines (The festival of San Fermín) is from 6th-14th July and the festival of el encierro (the 'running of the bulls'), takes place in Pamplona in northern Spain. The animals are released into the barricaded streets and people run in front of them, in honor of the town´s patron saint, San Fermín, who was put to death by being dragged by bulls.