noun, plural ro·guer·ies.
Examples from the Web for roguery
Talking about roguery, there was a curious incident occurred some time back, in which a rascal was completely outwitted.Olla Podrida|Frederick Marryat (AKA Captain Marryat)
His name was one hardly known by his contemporaries, but he has since become a figure in the annals of English roguery.A History of Witchcraft in England from 1558 to 1718|Wallace Notestein
He loathed her roguery and wiles, yet they mastered him just as drink did.Shadows of Flames|Amelie Rives
I pass over numerous other instances, in order to relieve the reader by a milder scene of roguery.
The "romances of roguery" were closely akin to the popular drama as exponents of popular tastes and standards.Folkways|William Graham Sumner