Humbuggery
Humbuggery Hum"bug`ger*y, n. The practice of imposition. [1913 Webster]

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  • humbuggery — humbug ► NOUN 1) deceptive or false talk or behaviour. 2) a hypocrite. 3) Brit. a boiled peppermint sweet. ► VERB (humbugged, humbugging) ▪ deceive; trick. DERIVATIVES humbugge …   English terms dictionary

  • humbuggery — noun see humbug I …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • humbuggery — /hum bug euh ree/, n. pretense; sham. [1825 35; HUMBUG + ERY] * * * …   Universalium

  • humbuggery — n. deception, pretense …   English contemporary dictionary

  • humbuggery — hum·bug·gery …   English syllables

  • humbuggery — /ˈhʌmbʌgəri/ (say humbuguhree) noun pretence; sham. {humbug + g + ery} …   Australian English dictionary

  • humbuggery — ˌbəg(ə)rē, ri noun ( es) : humbug * * * /hum bug euh ree/, n. pretense; sham. [1825 35; HUMBUG + ERY] * * * humˈbuggery noun • • • …   Useful english dictionary

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