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hoax

noun [C]
 
 
/həʊks/ US  /hoʊks/
a plan to deceive someone, such as telling the police there is a bomb somewhere when there is not one, or a trick
惡作劇,騙局
The bomb threat turned out to be a hoax.
那次炸彈恐嚇結果發現是場惡作劇。
He'd made a hoax call claiming to be the President.
他搞了個惡作劇,打電話自稱是總統。
Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
Translations of “hoax”
in Spanish trampa, engaño, broma pesada…
in French tour…
in German die Falschmeldung…
in Russian надувательство, ложная тревога…
in Turkish muziplik, oyun, şaka…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶作剧,骗局…
in Polish żart…
(Definition of hoax noun from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Traditional) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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