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tricknoun antic, artifice, bunko, canard, caper, caprice, contrivance, deception, decoy, delusion, device, dodge, escapade, evasion, expedient, fake, false pretense, feint, fraud, gimmick, hoax, illusion, imposture, instinct, knavery, legerdemain, machination, maneuver, plot, ploy, prank, prestidigitation, pretense, quirk, racket, ruse, scheme, sham, sleight, sophistry, stratagem, subterfuge, wile
Associated concepts: false pretenses
trickverb bait, bamboozle, beguile, betray, cheat, circumvent, cozen, deceive, decoy, defraud, delude, dupe, ensnare, evade, hoax, hoodwink, illude, inveigle, mislead, misrepresent, pettifog, swindle, take in, trap, victimize
See also: artifice, bait, betray, bilk, bunko, canard, circumvent, contrivance, deceive, deception, decoy, defraud, delude, device, dupe, ensnare, evade, evasion, expedient, fake, false pretense, foist, hoax, hoodwink, illude, imposture, inveigle, knavery, lure, machination, maneuver, mislead, misrepresent, mulct, overreach, pettifog, plot, ploy, pretense, pretext, racket, ruse, sham, stratagem, subterfuge