Meaning of “chicanery” in the English Dictionary

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"chicanery" in British English

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chicanerynoun [ U ]

uk /ʃɪˈkeɪ.nər.i/ us /ʃɪˈkeɪ.nɚ.i/ formal

(Definition of “chicanery” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"chicanery" in American English

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chicanerynoun [ U ]

us /ʃɪˈkeɪ·nə·ri, tʃɪ-/

dishonest but attractive talk or behavior that is used to deceive people:

(Definition of “chicanery” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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