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  • as indeception
  • as indally

synonyms for boondoggle

  • betrayal
  • deceit
  • disinformation
  • duplicity
  • falsehood
  • fraud
  • hypocrisy
  • lying
  • mendacity
  • treachery
  • trickery
  • untruth
  • beguilement
  • blarney
  • cheat
  • circumvention
  • cozenage
  • craftiness
  • cunning
  • deceitfulness
  • deceptiveness
  • dirt
  • dissimulation
  • double-dealing
  • dupery
  • equivocation
  • flimflam
  • fraudulence
  • guile
  • hokum
  • imposition
  • insincerity
  • juggling
  • legerdemain
  • pretense
  • prevarication
  • sophism
  • treason
  • trickiness
  • trumpery
  • defraudation
  • fast one
  • snow job
See also synonyms for: boondoggled / boondoggling
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antonyms for boondoggle

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  • faithfulness
  • forthrightness
  • honesty
  • loyalty
  • sincerity
  • truth
  • openness
  • frankness
  • honor
  • trustworthiness
  • truthfulness
  • uprightness
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How to use boondoggle in a sentence

By leaving the Water Authority, our ratepayers would not have to pay a single additional dime for this boondoggle, should it eventually be approved.
WHY WE WANT OUT OF THE WATER AUTHORITYJENNIFER DEMEO AND HAYDEN HAMILTONMAY 12, 2021VOICE OF SAN DIEGO
The boondoggles, wining and dining typically done at one of the industry’s biggest events may look different this summer, although details on particulars have yet to be disclosed.
‘THE WORLD OF EITHER IS BEHIND US’: MARKETERS PREDICT THE FUTURE OF EVENTS WILL BE A HYBRID OF ONLINE, IN-PERSONKIMEKO MCCOYAPRIL 14, 2021DIGIDAY
While the boondoggles, electric scooters swarms and exhibits may be nixed, marketers and brands are still finding ways to launch their products at the annual event.
‘THE RIGHT PLACE TO LAUNCH’: WHY A NEW VOICE-BASED PLATFORM IS USING SXSW TO INTRODUCE THE APPKIMEKO MCCOYMARCH 16, 2021DIGIDAY
In new digital ads, the GOP's Senate committee warns voters that the American Rescue Act will be a boondoggle.
THE TRAILER: WHAT THE STIMULUS MEANS FOR THE NEXT CAMPAIGNDAVID WEIGELMARCH 11, 2021WASHINGTON POST
Without the boondoggles of curated content, profile pictures and filtered images, Clubhouse and its users value transparency, Busby said.
‘BECAUSE IT’S SO NEW AND FRESH’: IT TOOK A MINUTE, BUT BRANDS ARE IN THE CLUBHOUSE APPSEB JOSEPHFEBRUARY 22, 2021DIGIDAY
The week-long conference may be a boondoggle, but for agency execs like Hofherr, chief strategy officer and co-founder of San Francisco-based full service agency Mutayzik Hoffer, it made networking a breeze.
‘IT USED TO BE SO EASY’: HOW NETWORKING HAS BEEN RESHAPED BY THE CORONAVIRUSKRISTINA MONLLOSDECEMBER 31, 2020DIGIDAY
The challenge for B2B is there is no boondoggle, there are zero boondoggles.
‘YOU HAVE TO INNOVATE ON THE VALUE’: THE DISPARATE STATE OF VIRTUAL EVENT TICKETINGLUCINDA SOUTHERNAUGUST 7, 2020DIGIDAY
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WORDS RELATED TO BOONDOGGLE

  • boondoggled
  • dragged
  • fool around
  • fool with
  • frittered away
  • horse around
  • hung about
  • idled
  • jerked off
  • lagged
  • lingered
  • loitered
  • lollygaged
  • played around
  • played games with
  • procrastinated
  • put off
  • puttered
  • tarried
  • trailed
  • trifle with
  • waste time
  • while away
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