HyperDic: chicanery

English > 1 sense of the word chicanery:
NOUNactchicanery, trickery, chicane, guile, wile, shenaniganthe use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)
chicanery > pronunciation
Soundsshihkey'neriy
Rhymesaccessory ... worry: 201 rhymes with eriy...
English > chicanery: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them).
Synonymstrickery, chicane, guile, wile, shenanigan
Narrowerfraud, fraudulence, dupery, hoax, humbug, put-onSomething intended to deceive
juggleryartful trickery designed to achieve an end
Broaderdeception, deceit, dissembling, dissimulationThe act of deceiving / deceiving
Spanishardid, argucia, arte, artería, astucia, embaucamiento, engaño, estratagema, farfolla, fullería, picaresca, sofisma, treta
Catalanardit, arteria, art, astúcia, engalipada, estratagema, farfolla, sofisma
Verbschicanedefeat someone through trickery or deceit

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