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All actors at the time were convinced Hillary would win; for U.S. officials, the urgency was to protect Mrs. Clinton’s inevitable presidency from Russian dirty tricks.
The problem is not that her campaign was thwarted by dirty tricks.
If not Nixon himself, Moran would undoubtedly have been at home in the basement of the Nixon White House, plotting dirty tricks
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DIRTY TRICKS Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of dirty tricks for English Language Learners
: secret and dishonest activities that are done to ruin someone's or something's chance of success
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