Word Meaning

The use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)

Part Of Speech:



trickery   Deception   Deceit   Deceitfulness   Duplicity  


  • Going into the season it seemed as if “Junk,” Ayad Akhtar’s panoramic look at financial chicanery, would be a play of the moment.

  • Char watched over him and intervened when necessary to save him or his victims from the consequences of his chicanery.

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