Synonyms of chicanery in English:


See definition of chicanery


1‘political chicanery of all sorts goes on behind closed doors’

trickery, deception, deceit, deceitfulness, duplicity, dishonesty, unscrupulousness, underhandedness, subterfuge, fraud, fraudulence, legerdemain, sophistry, sharp practice, skulduggery, swindling, cheating, duping, hoodwinking
deviousness, guile, intrigue, palace intrigue, craft, craftiness, artfulness, slyness, wiles
misleading talk
informal crookedness, monkey business, funny business, hanky-panky, shenanigans, flimflam
British informal jiggery-pokery
North American informal monkeyshines
Irish informal codology
archaic management, knavery