Part of speech:
To subject to cruel or harmful treatment
(Computing, intransitive) To capture (e.g. an err) in order to handle or process it.
To practice fraud as a means of obtaining money or property.
(Computers) To assume or emulate the identity of (another user or device) in order to gain access to a system.
To resort to expedients for accomplishing a purpose; to contrive; to manage.
To outwit is to beat someone or defeat them because you are smarter or more clever.
Mislead is defined as to bring in the wrong direction or give the wrong idea.
To work, operate, or treat with or as with the hand or hands; handle or use, esp. with skill
To direct or guide (a vehicle, tool, etc.) with skill and dexterity
To joke is defined as to do or say something for fun.
Jest is defined as to joke or tease.
The definition of inveigle is to convince someone to do something by coaxing or through the use of flattery.
The definition of hoodwink is to trick or deceive someone.
To cheat or trick; dupe
To block off or obstruct (a pipe or valve, for example).
To deceive or trick; dupe:
To avoid (a blow, for example) by moving or shifting quickly aside.
Defraud is defined as to use illegal means or deception to trick someone, usually to obtain money.
To act or use a decoy.
To mislead by means of a petty trick or fraud; deceive.
To cheat is defined as to mislead or behave in a dishonest way.
To show an understanding of by depicting
To persuade by flattery, gentle pleading, or insincere language:
To manage to get (one's way) by bluffing
Bilk is defined as to swindle or get out of paying.
To beguile is defined as to deceive someone in a cunning way or to enchant someone and make him become attracted to you.
The definition of bamboozle means to confuse, deceive or cheat by trickery.
Bait means to upset through saying and/or doing something that will annoy or hurt another.
Ambush means to attack by surprise.
To enhance or decorate with or as if with ornaments:
To betray is to be disloyal, to reveal secrets, or to reveal your location to an enemy.
To dupe; deceive
A frivolous escapade or prank.
Magic is defined as the art of using spells, charms and rituals to control supernational forces, or the art of performing tricks and illusions.
The act or practice of tricking; use of tricks; deception; fraud
A notable or distinctive feature or characteristic.
A trick or fraud, esp. one meant as a practical joke
The definition of finesse is skillful, artful or diplomatic handling of something that might be difficult for others.
Hypocritical cunning or deception; double-dealing
(Informal) Treatment received:
The definition of a round is something in a circle shape or a series of actions.
The definition of a shuffle is an act of moving by dragging the feet, to act in a tricky manner, or a mixing up of things.
A ready ability; skill; dexterity; fluency
A false banknote, document, work of art, or other imitation of a thing of value, created to be passed off as real; the act of creating such an object.
The plot is the main story of a tale.
The definition of a gimmick is something that tricks, deceives or confuses.
The practice of or involvement in such schemes:
The definition of casuistry is the use of morals or beliefs in decisions of right and wrong in order to reach or rationalize a solution.
The definition of a con is a disadvantage, a negative reason or a scam designed to trick or defraud someone.
(Bot.) A subordinate shoot from a bud on the root or stem of a plant
Plants that grow in the snow include: evergreens, Chinese juniper and oleaster (often called the Russian Olive).
A suggestion, hint, or tinge:
The definition of chicanery is using trickery or dishonest means to deceive or achieve some purpose.
Quibble is defined as a petty, irrelevant or evasive argument.
An agreement or combination by two or more individuals to commit a crime or to commit a lawful act by unlawful means. Making the agreement is a crime, even if the unlawful act that is planned is never performed, but most states require overt action by one of the conspirators to further the conspiracy before the making of the agreement becomes criminal. A conspiracy to harm someone is also a tort. Also called partnership in crime. See also tortfeasor, concert of action rule, accessory, accomplice, aid and abet, attempt, connivance, conscious parallelism, and solicitation.
A pretense or misrepresentation:
The willful telling of a lie while under lawful oath or affirmation to tell the truth in a matter material to the point of inquiry
Treachery is a betrayal of trust.
Anything dangerous, risky, etc. that tempts or attracts; thing by which a person is entangled; trap
Fake is defined as a knock-off, or someone or something that isn't what it appears to be.
A cover charge.
1590Edmund Spenser, Faerie Queene Book III, canto VIII:
A long trip, as for sightseeing
A specified period of time spent doing something
(Slang) A period of time served, as of military service, imprisonment, etc.
The time or period of an activity.
(Music) The meter of a musical pattern:
The time of a chronological change
(Nautical) Any of the periods of time, usually four hours, into which the day aboard ship is divided and during which a part of the crew is assigned to duty.
A vague understanding
The definition of a lark is a prank or a free-spirited adventure.
Merriment; gaiety; fun
A device, often with metal surfaces, used as a guide for a tool or as a template
A ruse; a trick.
An erroneous perception of reality:
Deception used to achieve an end:
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 ruse is a trick.
The definition of a ploy is a scheme or cunning attempt to achieve a desired aim.
The usage of psychological influence over a person or situation to gain an outcome.
Evasion is defined as avoiding or escaping a person or thing.
The hand as a symbol of promise
The definition of a skill is a talent or ability that comes from training or practice.
A riddle whose answer contains a pun (Ex.: What's the difference between a jeweler and a jailer? One sells watches and the other watches cells.)
The act or practice of an impostor; fraud; deception
The definition of machination is a carefully crafted scheme or plot, usually to achieve some sinister goal.
A false belief, theory, idea, etc.
A claim or assertion to a right, especially a false one:
The definition of fraud is something said or done in a dishonest way to trick people.
A false belief or opinion:
The definition of an invention is something such as a device or process that has been created or made up, or the process of creating or making up something or figuring out a way to do something.
A fabricated thing; esp., a falsehood, false excuse, etc.
The use of expressions susceptible of a double signification, possibly intentionally and with the aim of misleading.
A period of time spent in a particular way; a spell:
Feat is defined as something that requires great skill or courage to achieve.
The definition of a knack is a clever skill or special talent for doing something quickly.
Shenanigan is defined as mischief, trickery or naughty behavior.
Adherence to the truth; truthfulness.
True facts, genuine depiction or statements of reality.
A quarrel or disagreement
Skill, expertness, or talent
The way in which something is situated or arranged; lay
An act; deed
The procedures and techniques characteristic of a particular discipline or field of knowledge:
(Uncountable) The abstract instantiation of goodness; that which possesses desirable qualities, promotes success, welfare, or happiness, is serviceable, fit, excellent, kind, benevolent, etc.
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