Thesaurus / chicane

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Apparently Judge Dunder had in this case resolved to wink a little at chicane and decide for justice in the broader sense.

The IncendiaryW. A. (William Augustine) Leahy

The value of honors, slam, little slam or chicane, is not affected by doubling or redoubling.

Auction of To-dayMilton C. Work

Give me but virtuous actions, and I will not quibble and chicane about the motives.

Under these conditions, can either side score "except for honors or chicane?"

Auction of To-dayMilton C. Work

A game consists of thirty points obtained by tricks alone, exclusive of any points counted for honours, Chicane, or Slam.

A revoking side may score nothing either above or below the line except for honours or chicane.

Then, he says, the 'Demon of Chicane appeared to me in all his hideousness.

In the first pages of Colonel Chabert the novelist gives us a sketch of the interior where he acquired his knowledge of chicane.

BalzacFrederick Lawton

As they found many methods of chicane and delay, he had great opportunity, as Thucydides says, to exercise his talent for the bar.

His parts, which were quick and vigorous, had enabled him early to master the science of chicane.

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