Definition of 'chicanery'
Example sentences containing 'chicanery'
Mountbatten, Slim and Baldwin are not the sort of men to put their names to anything which in the slightest degree smacks of chicanery.TANK OF SERPENTS (2003)
I will therefore engineer, via chicanery, a meeting between Andy and Marks.MUSIC FOR BOYS (2003)
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