Nouns (34)

rodeo
n. an exhibition of cowboy skills
medio indirecto, conducta torcida, rodeo
n. indirect procedure or action; "he tried to find out by indirection"
rodeo, desviación, desvío
n. a roundabout road (especially one that is used temporarily while a main route is blocked)
rodeo
n. an enclosure for cattle that have been rounded up
equívoco, esquivez, rodeo, equivocación
n. intentionally vague or ambiguous
rodeo, astucia, artimaña, ardid, estratagema, treta, truco, trampa
n. an elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade; "his testimony was just a contrivance to throw us off the track"
subterfugio, socapa, efugio, callejuela, rodeo, recurso
n. something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity; "he wasn't sick--it was just a subterfuge"; "the holding company was just a blind"
expresión indirecta, circunloquio, circunlocución, rodeo
n. an indirect way of expressing something
circunloquio, circunlocución, perífrasis, rodeo
n. a style that involves indirect ways of expressing things

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maniobra táctica, maniobra, manejo
n. a move made to gain a tactical end
mala pasada, jugarreta, ardid, truco, trampa
n. a cunning or deceitful action or device; "he played a trick on me"; "he pulled a fast one and got away with it"
añagaza, alicantina, zalagarda, socaliña, regate, maraña, celada, astucia, artificio, ardid, treta, artimaña
n. a deceptive maneuver (especially to avoid capture)
añagaza, alicantina, zalagarda, socaliña, regate, maraña, celada, astucia, artificio, ardid, treta, artimaña
n. a deceptive maneuver (especially to avoid capture)
modificación, cambio
n. the action of changing something; "the change of government had no impact on the economy"; "his change on abortion cost him the election"
desviación, desvío
n. a turning aside (of your course or attention or concern); "a diversion from the main highway"; "a digression into irrelevant details"; "a deflection from his goal"
engaño, triquiñuela, superchería, chanchullo, fullería, chicana, astucia, artimaña, ardid, treta, trampa
n. the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)
obscuridad, inconcreción, imprecisión, vaguedad
n. indistinctness of shape or character; "the scene had the swirling vagueness of a painting by Turner"
argumento falso, sofistería, sofisma
n. a deliberately invalid argument displaying ingenuity in reasoning in the hope of deceiving someone
plan, programa
n. a series of steps to be carried out or goals to be accomplished; "they drew up a six-step plan"; "they discussed plans for a new bond issue"
método, técnica, sistema, procedimiento
n. a procedure or process for obtaining an objective; "they had to devise a system that did not depend on cooperation"
táctica, política, maniobra
n. a plan for attaining a particular goal
rodeo, astucia, artimaña, ardid, estratagema, treta, truco, trampa
n. an elaborate or deceitful scheme contrived to deceive or evade; "his testimony was just a contrivance to throw us off the track"
conspiración, complot, confabulación
n. a plot to carry out some harmful or illegal act (especially a political plot)
divagación, acotación al margen, aparte, excurso, inciso, paréntesis, intervalo
n. a message that departs from the main subject
soslayo, astucia, ardid, treta, truco
n. a statement that evades the question by cleverness or trickery
invento, invención, mentirilla, gazapa, fábula, volandera, embuste, mentira, falsedad
n. a statement that deviates from or perverts the truth
subterfugio, socapa, efugio, callejuela, rodeo, recurso
n. something intended to misrepresent the true nature of an activity; "he wasn't sick--it was just a subterfuge"; "the holding company was just a blind"
verborragia, verborrea
n. overabundance of words
tautología
n. useless repetition; "to say that something is `adequate enough' is a tautology"

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