Hoax synonyms

hōks

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To fool; to cause to believe something untrue; to deceive.
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A fabricated thing; esp., a falsehood, false excuse, etc.
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Something meant to deceive or mistakenly accepted as true:
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The definition of fraud is something said or done in a dishonest way to trick people.
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The act or instance of engaging in deception under an assumed name or identity.
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Knowingly false statement or wilful misrepresentation
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A false or misleading report or story, especially if deliberately so.
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Deceit is defined as the act of being dishonest using a trick or telling a lie.
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Deception is defined as an untrue falsehood, or is the act of lying to or tricking someone.
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Something supposed to be a wonderful discovery but turning out to be a hoax or a delusion
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To strike with a hard impact
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To play a trick on.
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A deception, hoax, or practical joke.
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General talk not based on definite knowledge; mere gossip; hearsay
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The definition of bamboozle means to confuse, deceive or cheat by trickery.
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To manage to get away from; elude
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(Informal) To be sexually unfaithful:
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(Archaic) To while away (time)
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To dupe is to trick or deceive someone.
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To fake means to create a false impression, to lie and pretend to be something you aren't, or to create a knock-off or impersonation.
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To confound or prove wrong; surprise, especially pleasantly:
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To use gimmicks in or add gimmicks to
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To deprive (another) of something by fraud; cheat or swindle.
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To bamboozle; deceive.
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To bundle, to stow something quickly.
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To speak in fun; be facetious:
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To engage in teasing or good-humored fooling:
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To decorate or dress ostentatiously or gaudily:
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To deceive, cheat, lie.
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To play a trick on; deceive.
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To cause a sharp, smarting pain:
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To make someone a victim or sacrifice.
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The condition of being fraudulent
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The act of duping or the condition of having been duped.
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subject to a playful hoax or joke
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subject to a playful hoax or joke
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To manage to get (one's way) by bluffing
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Find another word for hoax. In this page you can discover 40 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for hoax, like: trick, fabrication, lie, fraud, imposture, falsification, canard, deceit, deception, mare-s-nest and bam.