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Synonyms for chicanery
ʃɪˈkeɪ nə ri, tʃɪ-chi·cane·ry

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Wiktionary1.0 / 1 vote

  1. chicanerynoun

    Deception by use of trickery, quibbling, or subterfuge.

    dishonesty, fraud, trickery, subterfuge

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chicanery

    artifice, subtlety, sophistry, subterfuge, prevarication, shift, trickery, dodge, quibble, mystification, pettifogging, underhandedness

    openness, candor, fairness, cogency, demonstrativeness, soundness

Princeton's WordNet5.0 / 1 vote

  1. trickery, chicanery, chicane, guile, wile, shenanigannoun

    the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)

    deceitfulness, trickery, cunning, wile, hocus-pocus, devilment, rascality, skullduggery, devilry, jiggery-pokery, roguishness, slickness, mischief-making, mischievousness, shenanigan, craftiness, guile, hanky panky, foxiness, roguery, wiliness, craft, mischief, slyness, deviltry, skulduggery, chicane

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. chicanerynoun

    trickery, duplicity, chicane, sophistry, sophistication, deception

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words2.5 / 2 votes

  1. chicanerynoun

    trickery, chicane

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  1. Von Bergen:

    The number of charlatans has increased, and there's a lot more chicanery associated with this whole phenomenon.

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