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Word: chicanery

Definition: trickery; deception


More Vocab Words

::: coterie - group that meets socially; select circle; close group of people with shared interests
::: sidetrack - switch (a railroad car) to a siding; divert from a main issue; N. CF. siding: short section of railroad track connected by switches with a main track
::: notoriety - disrepute; ill fame
::: glare - shine intensely and blindingly; stare fixedly and angrily; N.
::: ample - enough; abundant; spacious; large in size; Ex. ample opportunity/garden; N. amplitude: quality of being ample; abundance; largeness of space
::: supplicate - petition humbly; pray to grant a favor
::: sluggard - lazy person
::: ambrosia - food of the gods
::: taut - tight; strained; tense; ready; OP. slack
::: levity - lack of seriousness or steadiness; frivolity; lightness of manner