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sleight of hand

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1 the art or skill of performing tricks or illusions for entertainment
  • His masterful sleight of hand amazed the crowd.

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2 a clever often underhanded means to achieve an end
  • Financial sleight of hand allowed him to embezzle money from the company without anyone noticing.

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The first known use of sleight of hand was in 1593

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“Sleight of hand.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/sleight%20of%20hand. Accessed 28 Nov. 2020.

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