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English definition of “wheel and deal”

wheel and deal

verb [I] uk   informal us  
to try to make a profit or get an advantage using clever or complicated methods and often deceiving people or breaking the usual rules: He spends his time wheeling and dealing on the stock exchange.Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
wheeling and dealing
noun [U] uk   us  
It's an article about all the wheeling and dealing that goes on in financial markets.Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
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