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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


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v. - Achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods.

Usage examples (31)
  • Verb (used with object) : He finagled the backers out of a fortune. ,to finagle an assignment to the Membership Committee
  • I manage to finagle what I want a lot of the time.
  • OK, I'm back on the bed trying to finagle up out of it.
  • I ` m trying to -- trying to finagle up out of it, but I couldn ` t. for more
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