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Synonyms for hoodwink
ˈhʊdˌwɪŋkhood·wink

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. juggle, beguile, hoodwinkverb

    influence by slyness

    Synonyms:
    beguile, juggle, enamour, entrance, capture, snow, fascinate, enchant, bamboozle, charm, pull the wool over someone's eyes, catch, bewitch, becharm, play false, trance, enamor, captivate, lead by the nose

  2. bamboozle, snow, hoodwink, pull the wool over someone's eyes, lead by the nose, play falseverb

    conceal one's true motives from especially by elaborately feigning good intentions so as to gain an end

    "He bamboozled his professors into thinking that he knew the subject well"

    Synonyms:
    lead by the nose, beguile, bamboozle, play false, pull the wool over someone's eyes, juggle, snow

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  1. hoodwinkverb

    Synonyms:
    blind, blindfold

  2. hoodwinkverb

    Synonyms:
    deceive, cheat, delude, dupe, gull, cozen, fool, befool, trick, circumvent, overreach, chouse, diddle, beguile, impose upon, make a fool of, play a trick upon, pull wool over one's eyes

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. hoodwinkverb

    Synonyms:
    deceive, impose upon, delude, hoax, dupe, overreach

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "hoodwink":

    deceive

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How to use hoodwink in a sentence?

  1. Nick Ryan:

    Ted Cruz has been parading around Iowa trying to hoodwink conservatives, and these ads showcase that he's willing to say anything to get elected, fact is, he's wrong on the issues and values that Iowa conservatives really care about.


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