The word is “Legerdemain”. It is a noun.
- Sleight of hand; the performance of tricks which by nimble action deceive the eye; jugglery; conjuring tricks.
- Trickery, deception, hocus-pocus.
- a) transf. and fig. Trickery, deception, hocus-pocus.
- b) An instance of this; a trick, a juggle. Obs.
A sleight-of-hand performer, a conjurer. Obs. rare
attrib. or as adj. Pertaining to or of the nature of legerdemain or jugglery; juggling; tricky.