Definition of jiggery-pokery in English:
nouninformal, chiefly British
Deceitful or dishonest behavior.
- But this bit of scientific jiggery-pokery leaves my mind in an even more boggled state than usual.
- However, they only managed to conjure this up by jiggery-pokery.
- Why does that require ‘work’, unless there's some jiggery-pokery going on to ensure that the chart doesn't actually reflect the real numbers?
Words that rhyme with jiggery-pokeryfalconry
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