Definition of 'trickery'
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Both players can produce pace and trickery on the wing.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Their academy coaches have always recognised the pace and trickery of the winger who has now added consistency to his game.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
No need for digital trickery there.Times, Sunday Times (2011)
But once upon a time, he had to use trickery for such a treat.The Sun (2010) The Sun (2009) The Sun (2013) The Sun (2011)
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 this isn't computer trickery.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
A new website gives dads the chance to swap places with their youngsters with the help of some computer trickery.The Sun (2008) The Sun (2014) The Sun (2015)
Many still consider it to be the best war photograph, but its reputation has been dogged for 30 years by allegations of possible camera trickery.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
Many of the great moves are down to camera trickery, but I have picked up a few party tricks!The Sun (2009)
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