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scam

noun

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an instance of the use of dishonest methods to acquire something of value
  • that's just a scam to bilk insurance companies for staged accidents

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“Scam.” The Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/scam. Accessed 18 January 2020.

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