Noun(1) an instance of accomplishing something by scheming or trickery
Verb(1) achieve something by means of trickery or devious methods(2) tamper, with the purpose of deception
(1) they regarded the coalition as a wangle(2) The Professor manages to wangle a job as the producer's assistant and is given responsibility for many of the production details.(3) A busy couple of days ensues: I managed to wangle out of the workplace Christmas do this year, but our own department's Christmas lunch is coming up.(4) So if you're determined to land a tutor, you need to wangle invites to all those College dinners at High Table.(5) I had to wangle the cheddar cheese away from our other sous-chef, Eric, who was holding onto it for some as-yet-unbooked private party.(6) When I was trying to wangle invitations to Washington to talk about this stuff, they would get private investors to hop on a plane and fly to New Haven to see it.(7) I came home today instead of tomorrow, I was able to wangle myself a seat on a navy transport from Groton.(8) In Alabama, you must shoot a doe before you wangle a buck permit.(9) Also, companies are keen to wangle best prices from their sales reps, a tactic which dabs.com ignores - its telesales team is not to negotiate on price.(10) One Labour MP hinted that Smith's case was a wangle , and mentioned other sportsmen and celebrities who had returned home quickly after call-up.(11) You can wangle only so much for TV-rights packages; only sell so many replica shirts; only cram so many punters inside your ground.(12) Will Lola and Ella be able to get to the concert, wangle invitations to Stu's party afterward, and face down Carla?(13) I think we should be able to wangle it so that you can start tomorrow(14) ├ö├ç├┐I managed to wangle that,├ö├ç├û he admits, ├ö├ç├┐I'm experienced, and that got me through.├ö├ç├û(15) Unless Barrett can wangle an extended stay in Dundee.(16) When I was younger, I used to wangle my way on to the table most weekends.
2. manage ::
3. finagle ::
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