from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 4th Edition
- n. Variant of skullduggery.
from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License
- n. A devious device or trick.
- n. Underhanded or unscrupulous behavior.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. See skulduddery.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- n. verbal misrepresentation intended to take advantage of you in some way
1856, apparently an alteration of Scottish English sculdudrie ("adultery"), sculduddery “bawdry, obscenity”, a euphemism of uncertain origin (Wiktionary)