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hoodwink

Synonyms and Antonyms of hoodwink

to cause to believe what is untrue
  • Tom Sawyer famously hoodwinked the other boys into thinking there was nothing more enjoyable than whitewashing a fence.
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do a number on, lead one down the garden path (also lead one up the garden path), pull one's leg, pull the wool over one's eyes

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