Definition of FINAGLE

to plan out usually with subtle skill or care <let me look at my schedule and see if I can't finagle a visit to the museum>
Near Antonyms blow, bobble, botch, bungle, butcher, flub, fumble, gum (up), louse up, mangle, mess (up), mishandle, muff
to use dishonest methods to achieve a goal <she'll finagle until she gets exactly what she wants>
Synonyms chicane, finagle, fudge

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