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dupe

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dupe

  1. one who is easily deceived or cheated the swindler was able to escape with all of the dupe's money Synonyms of 1dupe chump, gull, mug [chiefly British], patsy, pigeon, pushover, sap, soft touch, sucker, tool Words Related to 1dupe cat's-paw, mark, target, victim; schlemiel (also shlemiel); butt, derision, laughingstock, mock, mockery; booby, dodo, fool, goose, half-wit, jackass, lunatic, monkey, nincompoop, ninny, nitwit, simp, simpleton, turkey, yo-yo; loser; blockhead, cretin, dolt, dope, dumbbell, dummy, dunce, idiot, imbecile, moron, schlub (also shlub) [slang], schlump [slang], schnook [slang] Near Antonyms of 1dupe cheat, cheater, confidence man, cozener, defrauder, dodger, hoaxer, shark, sharper, slicker, swindler, trickster


dupe

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of dupe

  1. something that is made to look exactly like something else he built a dupe of the original model, which is locked in a vault Synonyms of 2dupe carbon, carbon copy, clone, dummy, dupe, duplicate, duplication, facsimile, imitation, mock, reduplication, replica, replication, reproductionWords Related to 2dupe counterfeit, fake, forgery, knockoff, phony (also phoney), rip-off, rubber stamp, sham; miniature, mock-up, simulation; reconstruction, re-creation; image, likeness, semblance, shadow; impression, imprint, print; approximation, reincarnation, version; extra, reserve, spareAntonyms of 2dupe archetype, original, prototype


dupe

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of dupe

  1. to cause to believe what is untrue we were duped into thinking the dummy was a real alien Synonyms of dupe bamboozle, beguile, bluff, buffalo, burn, catch, con, cozen, delude, deceive, fake out, fool, gaff, gammon, gull, have, have on [chiefly British], hoax, hoodwink, hornswoggle, humbug, juggle, misguide, misinform, mislead, snooker, snow, spoof, string along, sucker, suck in, take in, trickWords Related to dupe kid, put on, tease; bleed, cheat, chisel, defraud, diddle, euchre, flam, fleece, gyp, hustle, mulct, rook, shortchange, skin, squeeze, stick, sting, swindleNear Antonyms of dupe debunk, expose, reveal, show up, uncloak, uncover, unmask; disclose, divulge, tell, unveil; disabuse, disenchant, disillusionAntonyms of dupe undeceive



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