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trickerynoun [U]

uk   /ˈtrɪk.ər.i/  us   /ˈtrɪk.ɚ.i/ disapproving
the activity of using tricks to deceive or cheat people: The government, he said, had resorted to political trickery in its attempts to retain power.
(Definition of trickery from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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trickerynoun [U]

 us   /ˈtrɪk·ə·ri/
the use of tricks intended to deceive, as a way of cheating someone: The agency used trickery, fraud, and deceit to obtain the computer software.
(Definition of trickery from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “trickery”
in Arabic تَحايُل…
in Korean 사기…
in Portuguese artifício, malandragem…
in Catalan trampes, enganys…
in Japanese 詐欺(さぎ), いつわり…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欺骗,欺诈…
in Turkish hile, hilekârlık, üçkağıtçılık…
in Russian надувательство…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欺騙,欺詐…
in Italian inganno, inganni…
in Polish oszustwo…
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