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English definition of “bluff”

bluff

verb (TRICK)   /blʌf/
to try to trick someone into believing something, esp. in order to get an advantage over that person: [I] The landlord claimed to have the right to raise his rent, but we believed he was bluffing and refused to pay it.
(Definition of bluff verb (TRICK) from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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