Synonyms and Antonyms of gaffed
- a sleazy schemer who gaffed gullible people into thinking they could get rich with a money-making opportunity
bamboozled, beguiled, bluffed, buffaloed, burned (or burnt), caught, conned, cozened, deceived, deluded, duped, faked out, fooled, gammoned, gulled, had, had on [chiefly British], hoaxed, hoodwinked, hornswoggled, humbugged, juggled, misguided, misinformed, misled, snookered, snowed, spoofed, strung along, sucked in, suckered, took in, tricked
- the operators of the traveling carnival had gaffed patrons with a variety of time-honored ruses
beat, bilked, bled, cheated, chiseled (or chiselled), choused, conned, cozened, defrauded, did, diddled, did in, euchred, fiddled, fleeced, flimflammed, gypped, hosed [slang], hustled, mulcted, nobbled [British slang], plucked, reamed, ripped off, rooked, screwed, shook down, shortchanged, shorted, skinned, skunked, squeezed, stiffed, stuck, stung, suckered, swindled, thimblerigged, victimized
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