Hoodwink - Crossword Clue

Below are possible answers for the crossword clue Hoodwink.

BEFOOL
BLUFF
CON
COZEN
DUPE
FOOL
PUTONEOVERON
SCAM
SNARE
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BEFOOL
  1. fool or hoax; "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
  2. make a fool or dupe of
BLUFF
  1. bluntly direct and outspoken but good-natured;
  2. very steep; having a prominent and almost vertical front;
  3. the act of bluffing in poker; deception by a false show of confidence in the strength of your cards
  4. pretense that your position is stronger than it really is;
  5. a high steep bank (usually formed by river erosion)
  6. Deception
CON
  1. a swindle in which you cheat at gambling or persuade a person to buy worthless property
  2. an argument opposed to a proposal
  3. a person serving a sentence in a jail or prison
  4. commit to memory; learn by heart; "Have you memorized your lines for the play yet?"
  5. deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
  6. in opposition to a proposition, opinion, etc.; "much was written pro and con"
COZEN
  1. cheat or trick; "He cozened the money out of the old man"
  2. act with artful deceit
  3. be false to; be dishonest with
DUPE
  1. fool or hoax; "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
  2. a person who is tricked or swindled
FOOL
  1. indulge in horseplay; "Enough horsing around--let's get back to work!"; "The bored children were fooling about"
  2. a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of
  3. fool or hoax; "The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone"; "You can't fool me!"
  4. a person who lacks good judgment
  5. spend frivolously and unwisely; "Fritter away one's inheritance"
  6. a professional clown employed to entertain a king or nobleman in the Middle Ages
  7. make a fool or dupe of
  8. Noun: chiefly Brit a dessert made from a purée of fruit with cream or custard: gooseberry fool
  9. Idiot
PUTONEOVERON
SCAM
  1. a fraudulent business scheme
  2. con, cheat
  3. deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little change"
SNARE
  1. a trap for birds or small mammals; often has a slip noose
  2. strings stretched across the lower head of a snare drum; they make a rattling sound when the drum is hit
  3. a surgical instrument consisting of wire hoop that can be drawn tight around the base of polyps or small tumors to sever them; used especially in body cavities
  4. a small drum with two heads and a snare stretched across the lower head
  5. entice and trap; "The car salesman had snared three potential customers"
  6. something (often something deceptively attractive) that catches you unawares; "the exam was full of trap questions"; "it was all a snare and delusion"
  7. catch in or as if in a trap; "The men trap foxes"
Clue Database Last Updated: 19/06/2018 9:00am

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