Word of the Day – June 1 – Jiggery-pokery

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Dee Dee - Word of the Day

Dee Dee – Word of the Day

Noun: Jiggery-pokery  (JIG-uh-ree-POH-kuh-ree)

Definition: (chiefly British)

1. Trickery, hocus-pocus; fraud; hum-bug.

2. Sly, underhanded action.

3. Manipulation.

Sample sentence: After a little jiggery-pokery, the engine started.

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