Part of speech:
A secret or devious plan; a plot:
(Now Rare) Craftiness; guile
A plan of action resulting from strategy or intended to accomplish a specific goal.
(Dated) A particular habit or manner; a peculiarity; a trait.
The definition of maneuver is a careful and skillful move or series of moves or a scheme or plot that requires skill to carry out.
A device, often with metal surfaces, used as a guide for a tool or as a template
A secret means of controlling a gambling device
(Intransitive) To step to the side.
To duck is defined as to lower the head or body quickly as if to avoid a blow.
To be on, or move along, the edge or border
To avoid or escape from by quickness, cunning, etc.; evade
To parry is to answer a question with an evasive reply, or to avoid an attack by using a countermove.
The definition of circumvent means to get around or surround someone or something.
To avoid or escape from by deceit or cleverness; elude
To refuse to commit oneself or give a direct answer; hedge
To turn aside or deviate to avoid impact.
To avoid or neglect (a duty or responsibility).
To shift is to move or change, or to cause something else to move or change.
To argue or find fault over trivial matters or minor concerns; cavil.
Pussyfoot is to walk cautiously or to act in a way to avoid commitment.
To behave in an evasive or indecisive manner, usually in delay:
(Intransitive) To avoid capture; to get away with something, avoid punishment.
To use equivocal language to deceive someone or avoid committing oneself to a position.
To get away from (a person, especially a companion).
(Informal) To be sexually unfaithful:
To refrain from using, engaging in, or partaking of:
To keep from happening; ward off; prevent
To avoid using, accepting, participating in, or partaking of:
A trick, scheme, or plan for deceiving an enemy in war
The definition of contrivance is the thing that causes something to happen.
Shenanigan is defined as mischief, trickery or naughty behavior.
Any plan, action, or device used to hide one's true objective, evade a difficult or unpleasant situation, etc.; stratagem; artifice
A clever or skillful trick or deception; an artifice or stratagem.
A stratagem, trick, or artifice
The definition of a ploy is a scheme or cunning attempt to achieve a desired aim.
The act or instance of engaging in deception under an assumed name or identity.
A ruse; a trick.
An artistic device or convention:
To face; stand or meet face to face
To meet with; face (difficulties, trouble, etc.)
To meet or confront squarely or face to face
To be sufficient for (a need, for example); fulfill:
An orderly or step-by-step conception or proposal for accomplishing an objective:
A means or manner of procedure, especially a regular and systematic way of accomplishing something:
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