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dodgery

[ doj-uh-ree ]
/ ˈdɒdʒ ə ri /
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noun, plural dodg·er·ies.
the use of a dodge or dodges; trickery; duplicity.
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Origin of dodgery

First recorded in 1660–70; dodger + -y3

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