Synonyms of 'artifice'

action, adroitness, affectation, affectedness, ambidexterity, answer, art, artificiality, astuteness, blind, bluff, cabal, catch, chicane, chicanery, chouse, collusion, complicity, complot, confederacy, connivance, conspiracy, contrivance, countermove, counterplot, coup, covin, craft, cunning, curve, deceit, deceitfulness, deception, design, device, dishonesty, dissimulation, dodge, double-dealing, doubleness, duplicity, effort, engineering, euphemism, euphuism, expedient, faithlessness, fakement, feint, fetch, finesse, foul play, frame-up, gambit, game, gamesmanship, gimmick, Gongorism, googly, grift, guile, hocus-pocus, improbity, improvisation, ingeniousness, ingenuity, insidiousness, intrigue, inventiveness, Italian hand, joker, juggle, jugglery, jury-rig, knavery, machination, makeshift, maneuver, mannerism, means, measure, move, one-upmanship, originality, overrefinement, pass, pis aller, plot, ploy, preciosity, proficiency, purism, racket, rascality, readiness, red herring, resort, resource, rigging, ruse, scheme, scheming, shake-up, shift, skill, skulduggery, sleight, solution, sophistry, stealth, step, stopgap, stratagem, strategy, stroke, subterfuge, subtlety, tactic, treachery, trick, trickery, trump, underhandedness, underplot, wariness, wile, wiliness, wit, working hypothesis