Definition of 'sleight'
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The Sun (2013) Times, Sunday Times (2013) The Sun (2016)
But there was a sleight of hand here.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
The sleight of hand was impressive.Times, Sunday Times (2008) Times, Sunday Times (2014)
They were often magicians and practiced sleight of hand, and their use of trickery smacked of deceit.A Short Guide to Writing About History (1995)
But the outcome of all this financial sleight of hand is what sounds like the perfect home for your hard-earned savings.Times, Sunday Times (2006)
This was a magician's sleight of hand performed in a Nike boot.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
Sadly, the move is a sleight of hand that will make no difference to how much it actually costs to heat and power our homes.Times, Sunday Times (2014) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2016) The Sun (2009)
A bit of élan and sleight of hand and perhaps just a twist of snobbery and insincere flattery wouldn't go amiss.Times, Sunday Times (2014)
My issue is not so much with my company, but with the government's sleight of hand over this.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
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Definition of sleight from the Collins English Dictionary