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noun as in escape

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Ares said there are instances where savvy gankers manage to exploit loopholes.

“It seems like the game in the American Economy is to find tricks and loopholes to give you an advantage,” Fielder says.

Schools self-report Clery Act numbers, she explains, so there are a number of potential loopholes in the tracking.

More than a ringer, it is yet another manifestation of the American genius at finding loopholes.

But while inevitably contentious, the plan was non-crazy and closed loopholes even as it proposed to lower rates.

After sending one of the men to see through the loopholes in the tower whether the bourgeois was alone, I opened the door.

The stockade had loopholes in it, and above the top she could see a fluttering flag and the point of a tent.

I descended, minding carefully where I went, for the stairs were dark, being only lit by loopholes in the heavy masonry.

Yes, there are two loopholes in the logs in each side of the house, upstairs.

"I wish they would come on," Dick said, as he pulled out the straw from the loopholes.


On this page you'll find 6 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to loopholes, such as: alternative, technicality, outlet, escape clause, way out, and means of escape.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.