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Synonyme von con

(Verb) 
Definition
to swindle or defraud
She claimed that a fraudster had conned her out of her life savings.The British motorist has been conned by the government.
Synonyme
swindle
He swindled investors out of millions of pounds.
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trick
He'll be upset when he finds out how you tricked him.
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cheat
He cheated an old woman out of her life savings.
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rip off (slang)
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sting (informal)
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kid (informal)
Are you sure you're not kidding me?
I'm just kidding.
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skin (slang)
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stiff (slang)
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deceive
He has deceived and disillusioned us all.
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hoax
He recently hoaxed a number of celebrities.
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defraud
He pleaded guilty to conspiracy to defraud the government.
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dupe
Some of the offenders duped the psychologists.
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gull (archaic)
Consumers are no longer so easily gulled into paying extra for a designer label.
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rook (slang)
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bamboozle (informal)
He was bamboozled by conmen.
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hoodwink
Many people are hoodwinked by the so-called beauty industry.
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double-cross (informal)
They were frightened of being double-crossed.
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diddle (informal)
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take for a ride (informal)
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do the dirty on (British, informal)
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bilk
trusts that secretly conspired to bilk the public
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sell a pup
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pull a fast one on (informal)
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scam (slang)
(Substantiv) 
I am afraid you have been the victim of a con.
Synonyme
swindle
He fled to Switzerland rather than face trial for a tax swindle.
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trick
That was a really mean trick.
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fraud
He never wrote the letter; it was a fraud.
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deception
You've been the victim of a rather cruel deception.
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scam (slang)
The duo set up a scam to settle their respective debts.
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sting (informal)
a sting set by the FBI
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bluff
The letter was a bluff.
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canard
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fastie (Australian, slang)

Zusätzliche Synonyme

in the sense of bamboozle
Definition
to cheat
He was bamboozled by conmen.
Synonyme
do (informal),
kid (informal),
skin (slang),
take in (informal),
con (informal),
sting (informal),
rip off (slang),
gull (archaic),
stitch up (slang),
double-cross (informal),
diddle (informal),
take for a ride (informal),
do the dirty on (British, informal),
pull a fast one on (informal),
in the sense of bilk
Definition
to cheat or deceive, esp. to avoid making payment to
trusts that secretly conspired to bilk the public
Synonyme
do (slang),
skin (slang),
con (informal),
stiff (slang),
rip off (slang),
stitch up (slang),
rook (slang),
bamboozle (informal),
double-cross (informal),
diddle (informal),
do the dirty on (British, informal),
sell a pup to,
pull a fast one on (informal),
cozen (informal),
take in (informal),
take for a ride (informal)
in the sense of bluff
Definition
deliberate deception to create the impression of a strong position
The letter was a bluff.

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