1
[ verb ] achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods

Synonyms

manage finagle

Used in print

("Reviews"...)

Drafted into the Austrian army , he rebelliously rejected discipline , wangled a Vienna billet , went_on painting .

Related terms

achieve finagler

2
[ verb ] fake or falsify

Examples

"Fudge the figures" "cook the books" "falsify the data"

3
[ noun ] an instance of accomplishing something by scheming or trickery

Synonyms

wangling

Related terms

contrivance

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