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Word: chicanery

Definition: trickery; deception


More Vocab Words

::: accord - agreement
::: plummet - fall sharply; fall straight down; Ex. Stock prices plummeted.
::: acclaim - applaud; praise; greet with great approval; announce with great approval; Ex. The new drung has been acclaimed as the most important discoveries for years; N: strong expression of approval and praise
::: complaisant - trying to please; obliging; willing to please others
::: conciliatory - reconciling; soothing; V. conciliate: reconcile; soothe; win the friendly feelings (by removing anger)
::: sanguinary - bloody; with much bloodshed
::: illusion - misleading vision or visual image; false idea or belief; CF. delusion
::: askance - with a sideways or indirect look (with disapproval or distruct); Ex. look askance at
::: comprise - include; consist of
::: headlong - hasty; rash; headfirst; ADV.