Synonyms and Antonyms of gaffing
- a sleazy schemer who gaffed gullible people into thinking they could get rich with a money-making opportunity
bamboozling, beguiling, bluffing, buffaloing, burning, catching, conning, cozening, deceiving, deluding, duping, faking out, fooling, gammoning, gulling, having, having on [chiefly British], hoaxing, hoodwinking, hornswoggling, humbugging, juggling, misguiding, misinforming, misleading, snookering, snowing, spoofing, stringing along, suckering, sucking in, taking in, tricking
- the operators of the traveling carnival had gaffed patrons with a variety of time-honored ruses
beating, bilking, bleeding, cheating, chiseling (or chiselling), chousing, conning, cozening, defrauding, diddling, doing, doing in, euchring, fiddling, fleecing, flimflamming, gypping, hosing [slang], hustling, mulcting, nobbling [British slang], plucking, reaming, ripping off, rooking, screwing, shaking down, shortchanging, shorting, skinning, skunking, squeezing, sticking, stiffing, stinging, suckering, swindling, thimblerigging, victimizing
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