What does chicanery mean?

chicanery in AZ Dictionary

(n) Deception by trickery or sophistry.
(n) Deception by use of trickery, quibbling, or subterfuge.
(n) A slick overall performance by a lawyer.

chicanery in Community Dictionary

it is a spot where Chicanos (mexican-americans) check-out school to understand trades. by Meaghan GregoReport definition
Deception by trickery or sophistry.A technique; a subterfuge.Mean or unfair artifice to perplex a cause and obscure the facts; stratagem; sharp practice; sophistry.the use of tips to deceive some body (usually to draw out money from all of them) by Virgie KerseyReport definition

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  • Synonym for "chicanery"
    • sophistry, trickery, stratagem, deceit, chicane
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    • digital chicanery, corporate chicanery, any chicanery, chicanery found, was chicanery
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    • grainery
  • Hyponym for "chicanery"
    • fraudulence, put-on, jugglery, hoax, humbug
  • Hypernym for "chicanery"
    • deception, dissimulation, dissembling, deceit
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  • Same Context for "chicanery"
    • dissimulation, trickery, subterfuge, deceit, knavery
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