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Synonyms for chicaneryʃɪˈkeɪ nə ri, tʃɪ-

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. trickery, chicanery, chicane, guile, wile, shenanigan(noun)

    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, chicanery, mischievousness, shenanigan, craftiness, guile, hanky panky, foxiness, roguery, wiliness, craft, mischief, slyness, deviltry, skulduggery, chicane


  1. chicanery(noun)

    Deception by use of trickery, quibbling, or subterfuge.

    dishonesty, fraud, trickery, subterfuge

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. chicanery(n.)

    trickery, duplicity, chicane, sophistry, sophistication, deception

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From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • المغالطةArabic
  • Schikane, Täuschung, TäuschungsmanöverGerman
  • petkutus, petos, epärehellisyysFinnish
  • krętactwo, matactwoPolish
  • крючкотворство, уловкаRussian

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