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Related to did the trick: by all means, het up, coming into one's own
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