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Meaning of “hoax” - Learner’s Dictionary

hoax

noun [C]
 
 
/həʊks/
a trick in which someone tries to make people believe something that is not true: The police said the bomb threat was a hoax.Cheating and trickingPlotting and trapping
Translations of “hoax”
in Vietnamese trò chơi khăm…
in Spanish trampa, engaño, broma pesada…
in Thai การหลอกลวง…
in Malaysian tipu helah…
in French tour…
in German die Falschmeldung…
in Chinese (Traditional) 惡作劇,騙局…
in Indonesian tipuan…
in Russian надувательство, ложная тревога…
in Turkish muziplik, oyun, şaka…
in Chinese (Simplified) 恶作剧,骗局…
in Polish żart…
(Definition of hoax from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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