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Chicane

Chi`cane´
n.1.The use of artful subterfuge, designed to draw away attention from the merits of a case or question; - specifically applied to legal proceedings; trickery; chicanery; caviling; sophistry.
To shuffle from them by chicane.
- Burke.
2.(Card playing) In bridge, the holding of a hand without trumps, or the hand itself. It counts as simple honors.
v. i.1.To use shifts, cavils, or artifices.
Noun1.chicane - a bridge hand that is void of trumps
2.chicane - a movable barrier used in motor racing; sometimes place before a dangerous corner to reduce speed as cars pass in single file
3.chicane - the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)
Verb1.chicane - defeat someone in an expectation through trickery or deceit
Synonyms: chouse, jockey, cheat, shaft, screw
2.chicane - raise trivial objections
Synonyms: carp, cavil
artifice, bamboozle, befool, cavil, chicanery, dishonesty, double-dealing, feint, flimflam, fool, fraud, furtiveness, gambit, gull, hanky-panky, hoax, hoodwink, maneuver, ploy, ruse, sharp practice, stratagem, surreptitiousness, trick, trickery, underhandedness, victimize, wile
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