Definitions for wangleˈwæŋ gəl

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  1. wangle, wangling(verb)

    an instance of accomplishing something by scheming or trickery

  2. wangle, finagle, manage(verb)

    achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods

  3. fudge, manipulate, fake, falsify, cook, wangle, misrepresent(verb)

    tamper, with the purpose of deception

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

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  1. wangle(Noun)

    The act of wangling

  2. wangle(Verb)

    To obtain through manipulative or deceitful methods.

  3. wangle(Verb)

    To falsify, as records.

  4. wangle(Verb)

    To achieve through contrivance or cajolery.

  5. Origin: first attested 1810-1820.

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  1. Wängle

    Wängle is a municipality in the Austrian district of Reutte, Tyrol. Its St. Martin church contains many frescoes and paintings by Paul Zeiler.


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