Meaning of “stack the deck (against someone/something)” in the English Dictionary

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"stack the deck (against someone/something)" in American English

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stack the deck (against someone/something)

to arrange something so that the results are unfair:

Critics say that having so many businessmen on the panel stacks the deck against the environment.

(Definition of “stack the deck (against someone/something)” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)