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Associations of "Deluded" (30 Words)
|Cheat or fool.
He bamboozled his professors into thinking that he knew the subject well.
Government waste has bilked the taxpayer of billions of dollars.
|An act of cheating a fraud or deception.
She always cheats at cards.
|Violating accepted standards or rules.
|The use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them.
Storylines packed with political chicanery.
|A secret plan by a group to do something unlawful or harmful.
They were cleared of conspiracy to pervert the course of justice.
|Act with artful deceit.
Do not think to cozen your contemporaries.
|The quality of being fraudulent.
A web of deceit.
|(of a thing) give (someone) a mistaken impression.
He had deceived her with another woman.
|A thing that deceives.
Obtaining property by deception.
|Giving an appearance or impression different from the true one; misleading.
Deliberately deceptive packaging.
|Deprive of by deceit.
He used a second identity to defraud the bank of thousands of pounds.
|A flock of small birds.
His audience consisted of a dissimulation of birds.
|A person or thing intended to deceive others, typically by unjustifiably claiming or being credited with accomplishments or qualities.
Prosecutions for social security frauds.
|Intended to deceive – S.T.Coleridge.
|Subject to a playful hoax or joke.
A hoax 999 call.
|Conceal one’s true motives from especially by elaborately feigning good intentions so as to gain an end.
Staff were hoodwinked into thinking the cucumber was a sawn off shotgun.
|Pretentious or silly talk or writing.
His comments are sheer humbug.
|A person who tells lies.
Shelley wasn t a good liar.
|Deprive of by deceit.
A rapacious old woman who would never miss the few dollars mulcted of her.
|The fraudulent appropriation of funds or property entrusted to your care but actually owned by someone else.
|An act of deliberate betrayal.
It was an example of his perfidy.
|Perform an act, usually with a negative connotation.
Perpetrate a crime.
|A person who professes beliefs and opinions that he or she does not hold in order to conceal his or her real feelings or motives.
|Take part in a rebellion renounce a former allegiance.
An insurance scam.
|Use deception to deprive (someone) of money or possessions.
He swindled me out of my inheritance.
|Tending to betray especially having a treacherous character as attributed to the Carthaginians by the Romans.
|A peculiar or characteristic habit or mannerism.
That offer was a dirty trick.
|The practice of deception.
The dealer resorted to trickery.