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pull a fast one

Definition of pull a fast one

informal

  1. :  to deceive or trick someone <She tried to pull a fast one, but didn't succeed.> —often + on <Be careful. Someone might try to pull a fast one on you.>



Word by Word Definitions

pullplay
  1. :  to exert force upon so as to cause or tend to cause motion toward the force

    :  to stretch (cooling candy) repeatedly

    :  to strain abnormally

  1. :  the act or an instance of pulling

    :  a draft of liquid

    :  an inhalation of smoke

fastplay
  1. :  firmly fixed

    :  tightly shut

    :  adhering firmly

  1. :  in a firm or fixed manner

    :  in a sound manner :  deeply

    :  in a rapid manner :  quickly

  1. :  to abstain from food

    :  to eat sparingly or abstain from some foods

  1. :  the practice of fasting

    :  a time of fasting

  1. :  something that fastens (as a mooring line) or holds a fastening


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