verbchi·caned, chi·can·ing, chi·canes
To resort to tricks or subterfuges; use chicanery.
To trick; deceive.
- Games A bridge or whist hand without trumps.
Origin of chicaneFrench chicaner, from Old French, to quibble.
(third-person singular simple present chicanes, present participle chicaning, simple past and past participle chicaned)
- (intransitive) To use chicanery, tricks or subterfuge.
- To deceive.