An act of jugglery or sleight of hand; also, an illusion of the kind created by legerdemain
An act of swindling; trick; cheat; fraud
(Obs.) A trick or fraud
A stratagem, trick, or artifice
A pretext or allegation
The definition of a masquerade is a fancy costume party where the guests wear masks, or to live or act in a false way.
The definition of fraud is something said or done in a dishonest way to trick people.
An untrue statement; a lie or an inaccuracy.
A ruse; a trick.
(Obs.) An impostor; cheat
(Journalism) A gender-neutral abbreviation for copy boy
A technique that exploits a flaw or hidden feature in a video game or computer program.
A sly or artful trick
Shenanigan is defined as mischief, trickery or naughty behavior.
A disarming or seductive manner, device, or procedure:
Any plan, action, or device used to hide one's true objective, evade a difficult or unpleasant situation, etc.; stratagem; artifice
The definition of a stratagem is a plan or scheme intended to outwit an opponent or achieve a purpose.
A clever or skillful trick or deception; an artifice or stratagem.
The definition of a ploy is a scheme or cunning attempt to achieve a desired aim.
The definition of maneuver is a careful and skillful move or series of moves or a scheme or plot that requires skill to carry out.
A device, often with metal surfaces, used as a guide for a tool or as a template
A secret means of controlling a gambling device
The totality of all things possessing actuality, existence, or essence.
Sincerity; fairness; straightforwardness
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