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Synonyms for ploy

Synonyms for ploy

Synonyms for ploy

an opening remark intended to secure an advantage for the speaker


Related Words

a maneuver in a game or conversation

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He is also in-charge of building maintenance and repair works of the Ploy Clinic where he is also involved in the corruption and these cases are still under investigation against him.
Police Lieutenant General Thitiraj Nhongharnpitak later confirmed that Ploy had been detained in connection with the photos Marshall had posted, which were "deemed inappropriate".
Recently, a Bangladeshi man, who had withdrawn Dh10,000 from an ATM fell victim to this ploy.
The tax evasion ploy has plenty of life left in it yet.
Cynics immediately saw the move as a ploy to drive down the price for Digital First Media's Denver Post, the 400,000-circulation seven-day paper.
He added that the situation of the power rate hikes is a ploy of the power producers to rake in more profits.
This appointment was also a tactical ploy in order to keep happy his government partner Marios Garoyian.
It's a sign of how far Murray has come - a Wimbledon final and an Olympic gold medal - to attract the support of two Scots of such stature and he's come up with a ploy his rivals will find hard to match.
Talking to mediapersons here, Hegde said: "This is a ploy, again a ploy, because if he comes out and if he goes for fast, he will be arrested.
THE Pogues won't be splitting up after Christmas - band members admit their farewell tour announcement earlier this week was just a marketing ploy.
RALLYING: Ford's Finnish duo Mikko Hirvonen and Jari-Matti Latvala gifted the lead to Citroen's Sebastien Loeb at the end of the first leg of the Rally of Turkey in a tactical ploy to ensure the Frenchman starts first on day two.
Are the Republican candidates' antigay stances genuine or a ploy to get votes?
CONMEN are targeting Nuneaton churches using a crafty ploy of asking to play the organ.
It is criminal, and Wednesday's ploy in Boston was all the worse in a city deeply scarred as the origination spot for two planes that flew into the World Trade towers that horrible day.
The ploy nearly unraveled when they began rowdily singing Midnight Oil songs at JFK.