Definitions for finaglefɪˈneɪ gəl

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  1. wangle, finagle, manage(verb)

    achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods

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  1. finagle(Verb)

    To obtain, arrange, or achieve by indirect and usually deceitful methods.

    ...finagle a day off from work.

  2. finagle(Verb)

    To cheat or swindle; to use crafty, deceitful methods. (often with "out of" preceding the object)

    ...shady stockbrokers who finagle their clients out of fortunes.


Translations for finagle

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  • escamotear, enchufar, hurtar, timar, petardear, estafar, trufar, birlarSpanish
  • rouler, escroquer, refaire, intriguer, truander, magouiller, filouter, piquer, estamperFrench
  • becsap, csal, rászedHungarian
  • fregare, sottrarreItalian
  • foefelen, ritselen, zwendelen, ontfutselenDutch
  • жульничатьRussian

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