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put-onnoun [C]

uk   /ˈpʊt.ɒn/ us   /ˈpʊt.ɑːn/ US informal
an attempt to deceive someone into believing something that is not true: She's not really angry - it's just a put-on.
(Definition of put-on from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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in Chinese (Simplified) 欺骗,愚弄…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欺騙,愚弄…
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