Die Übersetzung von "trick" - Englisch-Französisch Wörterbuch


noun /trik/

something which is done, said etc in order to cheat or deceive someone, and sometimes to frighten them or make them appear stupid

ruse, tour
The message was just a trick to get her to leave the room.

a clever or skilful action (to amuse etc)

The magician performed some clever tricks.
trickery noun

the act of deceiving or cheating

clever trickery.
trickster noun

a cheater.

tricky adjective


a tricky problem/job
a tricky person to deal with.
trickily adverb

trickiness noun

trick question noun

a question that is likely to mislead a person.

question piège
do the trick

to do or be what is necessary

faire l’affaire
I need a piece of paper. This old envelope will do the trick!
play a trick / tricks on

to do something which is amusing to oneself because it deceives or frightens (someone else), or makes them appear stupid

jouer un tour
He played a trick on her by jumping out from behind a wall as she passed.
a trick of the trade

one of the ways of being successful in a job etc

ficelle du métier
Remembering the customers’ names is one of the tricks of the trade.
trick or treat!

an expression used by children on Halloween to ‘‘threaten’’ people that they will do annoying tricks if they do not get sweets or small presents.

Le soir d’Halloween, pendant une période d’environ 3 heures, les enfants Américains courent de maison en maison pour amasser le plus de friandises en disant“des bonbons ou je vous joue un tour

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