skullduggery(redirected from skullduggeries)
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An act or instance of deceitful, duplicitous, or dishonorably trickery. The sheer amount of skullduggery in the political drama beggars belief, but it certainly is entertaining to watch! I had a suspicion that there was some sort of skullduggery going on, but I wasn't going to pipe up until I had proof.
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n. deceitful doings; dirty work. Without skullduggery, politics wouldn’t be interesting.
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