Part of speech:
To feign; pretend:
Swindle is to use deception, lies or fraudulent is defined as to trick someone or to obtain something that is not yours.
To dupe is to trick or deceive someone.
To elude; escape:
To practice deceit.
An act or example of cozening.
To confuse; bewilder.
To cheat or swindle; defraud
To swindle (a victim) by first winning his or her confidence; dupe.
To cheat; defraud
To illegally misappropriate property under one’s care, particularly property to which one has a public trust or fiduciary duty.
To defraud of money or property; swindle.
(Informal) To swindle; cheat
To mislead or confuse by trickery; dupe
To take (something) from another person by means of unseemly or deceptive methods.
To swindle, cheat, defraud, etc.
To remove skin from:
To wrong is to act improperly towards someone or to improperly accuse someone of something bad.
To give or furnish (knowledge, ideas, etc.)
To offer help or advice regarding (a product or service).
To do or give (an equivalent) in return
(Intransitive) To provide assistance.
Gull is defined as to trick.
To work something with a chisel.
(Informal) To trick, swindle, or cheat
To cheat out of money:
(Slang) To play experimentally; toy:
To take place; happen:
(Informal) To place; put; set
To cause a sharp, smarting pain:
(Informal) Honestly; truly
To scam is defined as to cheat people out of money.
To take out the entrails of (herrings).
The definition of hornswoggle is slang and means to trick or deceive.
Find another word for defraud. In this page you can discover 44 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for defraud, like: fool, swindle, dupe, cheat, deceive, cozenage, defraudation, defraudment, bamboozle, bilk and con.