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scam

noun [C]  /skæm/ infml us  
a dishonest or illegal plan or activity, esp. one for making money: She was involved in an insurance scam, collecting on false accident claims.
Translations of “scam”
in Spanish Timo…
in Chinese (Traditional) 欺詐,詐騙…
in Russian мошенничество…
in Turkish şike…
in Chinese (Simplified) 欺诈,诈财骗局…
in Polish przekręt…
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