Definition of


  1. (noun, act) the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)
  2. (noun, communication) verbal misrepresentation intended to take advantage of you in some way

via WordNet, Princeton University

Alternate forms of Trickery

Derivations: trick

Hyponyms: dupery, fraud, fraudulence, hoax, humbug, jugglery, put-on

Hypernyms: deceit, deception, dissembling, dissimulation, misrepresentation

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