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scam

noun [C] uk   /skæm/ informal us  
an illegal plan for making money, especially one that involves tricking people: an insurance scam
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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