Tricks Meaning and Definition


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Tricks meaning

Word: Tricks

How to pronounce: trɪk

Noun

Definitions:

1. A cunning act or scheme intended to deceive or outwit someone.

Example sentences: "He's a double-dealer capable of any mean trick"

2. A peculiar or characteristic habit or mannerism.

Example sentences: "She had a trick of clipping off certain words and phrases"

3. (in bridge, whist, and similar card games) a sequence of cards forming a single round of play. One card is laid down by each player, the highest card being the winner.

Example sentences: "Next, the players play to tricks, with the winner of each trick replacing their card with their choice of one of two exposed cards and the loser receiving the other card."

4. A prostitute's client.

5. A sailor's turn at the helm, usually lasting for two or four hours.

Example sentences: "Indeed, one or two tricks up the mast were carried out by the senior ERA."

Verb

Definitions:

1. Cunningly deceive or outwit.

Example sentences: "Many people have been tricked by villains with false identity cards"

2. Sketch (a coat of arms) in outline, with the colours indicated by letters or signs.

Adjective

Definitions:

1. Intended or used to deceive or mystify, or to create an illusion.

Example sentences: "A trick question"

2. Liable to fail; defective.

Example sentences: "A trick knee"


Synonyms:

ploy

subtlety

ruse

finesse

quirk

cunning

stratagem

stunt

craftiness

wile

artifice

feat

hoodwink

deceive

delude

defraud

beguile

cozen

juggle

gimmick

gimmicks

subterfuge

contrivance

gambit

quip

device

thingy

thingies

doodad

escapade

antic

prank

frolic

caper

dido

joke

gag

jest

optical illusion

deception

magic

hoax

con

illusion

spoof

humbug

roguery

fool

bluff

knack

focus point

legerdemain

sleight

habit

dodge

catch

mislead

bamboozle

misguide

twist

mannerism

fashion

way

singularity

scheme

sucker

dupe

number

gaff

play


Derivations:

tricking

tricky

trickery

trickle

tricked

trickster


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Tricks in Other Languages...

Spanish: Truco

German: Tricks

French: Ficelles

Italian: Trucchi

Turkish: Hileci


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