Definition of Finagled

1. Verb. (past of finagle) ¹

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Definition of Finagled

1. finagle [v] - See also: finagle

Lexicographical Neighbors of Finagled

fin de siecle
fin de siècle
fin keel
fin whale
fin whales
finagled (current term)
final account
final approach
final curtain
final cut
final decision
final decree
final drive
final drives

Literary usage of Finagled

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Green Light!: Men of the 81st Troop Carrier Squadron Tell Their Story by Martin Wolfe (1989)
"But we finally finagled them out. Getting the rubber tanks up was easier, because they were somewhat flexible, and we could get them around obstructions. ..."

2. General History of the Christian Religion and Church by August Neander (1855)
"... from eating things finagled in their blood. — bat this only in reference to animals found dead, in opposition to the practice of barbarians: Sanguine ..."

3. The Politics of Law and Order: A History of the Bavarian Einwohnerwehr, 1918 by David Clay Large (1980)
"During his stay he finagled an audience with the Lion of Judah himself, Menelik II, whom he so impressed that he was invited to return two years later. ..."

4. Russian Money Laundering: Congressional Hearing edited by James A. Leach (2001)
"US taxpayers get hit coming (foreign aid) and going (bailouts) and innocent foreigners' property is finagled away either from, or on account of, ..."

5. Sir Walter Ralegh and His Colony in America: Including the Charter of Queen by Walter Raleigh, Arthur Barlow, Richard Grenville, Ralph Lane, Thomas Hariot, John White (1884)
"... being either finagled from their company, or landed there by fome men of warre. JUNE. s” St. Domingo is about four hun- ..."

6. The Enlisted Experience: A Conversation with the Chief Master Sergeants of edited by Janet R. Bednarek (1998)
"I thought I was pretty smart; I finagled a "'Matagorda Island and Peninsula, off the south coast of Texas, along with several other locations in the south ..."

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