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Synonyms for skullduggery

verbal misrepresentation intended to take advantage of you in some way

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Aero Flixx and other Skullduggery toys are available at ToysRUs and other toy stores nationwide.
In discoursing Europe's current problems and how it may affect Britain, you categorically state, quite rightly in my opinion, "to blame instead were the financial mismanagement, incompetence and skullduggery that sometimes can seem almost endemic in the EU".
But even without such skullduggery, they were always going to lose out due to a lack of realism.
As this weekend's draft approaches, all the sleuthing, skullduggery and rumor mongering going on in NFL circles is producing more blown smoke than a singles bar.
It's no fun dealing with arrogant umpires, drug addicts, bigots, and all the skullduggery in the money market.
Expertise immunized it, as did frank knowledge of its own skullduggery.
A groundswell of concern cannot logically precede revelations of skullduggery.
Kyte will help shield Oracle professionals from temptation in a webinar titled "The Evils of Implicit Conversions and Other SQL Skullduggery," June 21, 2012 at 17:00 CEST (16:00 BST, 11 a.
YOUR leader (The Journal, November 5) was, sadly, reflective of your political bias regarding the Whitley Bay dome, an exercise in financial skullduggery.
CASH for carers is being held back because of skullduggery, it has been claimed.
The Las Vegas-based forensics team are up to their knees in all manner of far fetched skullduggery in the hit series which has been No1 in the States for five years, thanks to Grisham's well drawn team.
Narrated in full-voice characterization, these three unabridged tales of chicanery, skullduggery, and treachery are rife with twists and turns of the plots, rich with descriptions of medieval England and an uncanny understanding of man's fragile nature.
Expect an evening of verbal dazzle and Iron Curtain skullduggery from the author of ``Arcadia'' and ``Rosencrantz and Guildenstern Are Dead.
However, the Committee is troubled by management's continued skullduggery," Pearce said.
The investigation uncovers influence peddling, Internet pornography, drug dealing and political skullduggery.