"wangle" in the noun sense
1. wangle, wangling
an instance of accomplishing something by scheming or trickery
"wangle" in the verb sense
1. wangle, finagle, manage
achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods
2. fudge, manipulate, fake, falsify, cook, wangle, misrepresent
tamper, with the purpose of deception
"Fudge the figures"
"cook the books"
"falsify the data"
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