1. [ verb ] achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods
Synonyms: manage finagle
Related terms: achieve finagler
2. [ verb ] fake or falsify
Synonyms: manipulate fake falsify cook misrepresent fudge

"Fudge the figures" "cook the books" "falsify the data"

Related terms: cheat juggle fabricate fake imposter misrepresentation falsifier misrepresentaation falsification fakery
3. [ noun ] an instance of accomplishing something by scheming or trickery
Synonyms: wangling
Related terms: contrivance
Similar spelling:   wangler