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Synonyms for finagle

to make, achieve, or get through contrivance or guile

to take clever or cunning steps to achieve one's goals

Synonyms for finagle

achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods

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Hannspree is leveraging these sports designs to finagle licensing agreements with professional sports leagues, said Michael Amkruetz, vice president of marketing with Hannspree California.
Like other Clark supporters--legislative aides who tried to finagle time off to work for the campaign, consultants and college students who traveled to the early primary states, and lawyers who admit to posting fewer billable hours since Clark announced--Housman's involvement had been poignant.
During the technology-industry bust of 2001 and 2002, chief financial officers--the accounting types who finagle new financing to keep a company operating but who are not supposed to finagle the books--were more important to technology companies than the tech types who dream up and write software.
American Entrepreneur Larry Smith, founder of Finagle a bagel chain, has set up a company London Taxis North America Inc and expects the first cars to be on the road in Boston.
Do we have the confident, gutsy self-image to finagle our way into the strategic planning process, modeling the skills of building a strategy, instead of trying to educate our leaders that whenever they have a strategy, communicating it is important?
This is the perspective most of these articles take on feminism as men try to figure out, "What am I missing out on here sexually and how can I finagle my way into getting some of it?
If we cannot legally have them right now, why not cheat or finagle them?
In "Nothing but Trouble," the boys fuss and finagle as World War II-era domestics who rally 'round an exiled boy-king when danger arises.
Eventually, Kenjeev was able to finagle out of the fee but he had to wait three days for the $114,000 in cash.
New York, Feb 23 (ANI): A Columbia Law School student has revealed that she is willing to lie, finagle, beg and even flirt to get a year of free gym sessions.
As an NCR Washington intern, I made the coffee, sorted mail, answered phones, clipped newspapers--and grabbed whatever reporting assignments I could finagle.
First, there's the fact that the Los Angeles Unified School District was able to finagle such a huge pile of cash from the state in the first place.
How did Warren and Heather Overton finagle this mathematically challenged financial arrangement?