Deception is defined as an untrue falsehood, or is the act of lying to or tricking someone.
The definition of a device is a tool or technique used to do a task.
A clever or resourceful device, plan, etc.
A deceptive action calculated to divert attention from one's real purpose.
Anything that tricks or mystifies; deceptive or secret device
The definition of a jig is an energetic folk dance, or a template used with a saw for woodworking.
A movement or combination of movements involving skill and dexterity:
An action or maneuver intended to outwit or disconcert another person
A deceptive stratagem or device:
An action or device designed to deceive, cheat, outwit, etc.; artifice; dodge; ruse; stratagem
The definition of a wile is a trick or seducing behavior.
The act or an instance of swindling or cheating; a deception.
Any of a genus (Capparis) of trees and shrubs of the caper family, esp. a prickly, trailing Mediterranean bush (C. spinosa) whose tiny, green flower buds are pickled and used to flavor sauces, etc.
A playful trick; prank
A funny anecdote with a punchline
A mischievous act
Annoying yet harmless, usually playful acts.
Devilish conduct; deviltry.
Playful, often noisy and rowdy activity, usually involving mischievous pranks.
Damage, destruction, or injury caused by a specific person or thing:
An indirect, usually cunning means of gaining an end
(Countable, singular and plural) An instrument or condition for attaining a purpose.
(Slang) Incriminating information or evidence:
Something that has been made or done; result of a specific kind of activity or way of working [to have dental work done, skillful brushwork]
reckless or malicious behavior that causes discomfort or annoyance in others
An action performed with the help of a devil; witchcraft.
Mischief or mischievous action
The act or practice of tricking; use of tricks; deception; fraud
The definition of chicanery is using trickery or dishonest means to deceive or achieve some purpose.
(Games) A bridge or whist hand without trumps.
Find another word for shenanigan. In this page you can discover 47 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for shenanigan, like: artifice, deception, device, dodge, feint, gimmick, imposture, jig, maneuver, ploy and ruse.