practice deception on

Definition of practice deception on

:to make (someone) believe something that isn't true :to deceive
  • She practiced deception on her unsuspecting clients.

Word by Word Definitions

practice play
  1. : carry out, apply

  2. : to do or perform often, customarily, or habitually

  3. : to be professionally engaged in

  1. : actual performance or application

  2. : a repeated or customary action

  3. : the usual way of doing something

deception play
  1. : the act of causing someone to accept as true or valid what is false or invalid : the act of deceiving

  2. : the fact or condition of being deceived

  3. : something that deceives : trick


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