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Word: chicanery

Definition: trickery; deception


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::: functionary - official (who performs a particular function)
::: pragmatist - practical person; N. pragmatism: pragmatic way of dealing with things
::: renown - fame; ADJ. renowned
::: covetous - avaricious; desirous of (someone else's possessions); V. covet: desire eagerly (someone else's possessions)
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::: tenacious - holding fast (as to a belief); persistent
::: fortitude - bravery; courage; strength of mind
::: nomadic - wandering; N. nomad: tribe who migrates from place to place