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hose

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of hose

  1. a close-fitting covering for the foot and leg <a reenactor dressed like Benjamin Franklin in waistcoat, breeches, and hose> Synonyms stocking, sockRelated Words hosiery; support hose; anklet, bobby socks, bootee, kneesock


hose

verb, slang

Synonyms and Antonyms of hose

  1. to rob by the use of trickery or threats <when the guy failed to return with our money, we sooned realized that we had been hosed> Synonyms beat, bilk, bleed, cheat, chisel, chouse, con, cozen, defraud, diddle, do, do in, euchre, fiddle, flimflam, gaff, gyp, fleece [slang], hustle, mulct, nobble [British slang], pluck, ream, rip off, rook, screw, shake down, short, shortchange, skin, skunk, squeeze, stick, stiff, sting, sucker, swindle, thimblerig, victimizeRelated Words extort, wrench, wrest, wring; clip, gouge, nick, overcharge, soak; exploit, milk; deceive, dupe, fool, gull, trick; rope (in); betray, bitch, double-cross; bamboozle, fast-talk


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