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contrivance

see definition of contrivance
  • nounplan, fabrication
  • noungadget
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Synonyms for contrivance

noun plan, fabrication
  • artifice
  • gimmick
  • ruse
  • angle
  • brainchild
  • coinage
  • design
  • dodge
  • expedient
  • formation
  • intrigue
  • invention
  • inventiveness
  • machination
  • measure
  • plot
  • project
  • scheme
  • slant
  • stratagem
  • switch
  • trick
  • twist

Antonyms for contrivance

  • ignorance
  • disorganization
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achievement

noun. something completed successfully; goal reached
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