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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Trickery, artifice.

Usage examples (9)
  • Hands up the cunning laimh who crafted this fundamentally flawed piece of artful dodgery.
  • 'Now, old' un! 'cried Fascination, in his light raillery,' what dodgery are you up to next, sitting there with your eyes shut?
  • I would bet that a careful, thorough, and scrupulous audit would turn up much more tax dodgery on the part of tax-cheat-Franken.
  • His words to the brethren took a higher and a humbler tone, which surprised them, for even they were used to see bishoprics looked upon as plums, and sought with every device... for more
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