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tricks

noun
plural of trick

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1 a clever often underhanded means to achieve an end
  • her husband used every trick in the book to get out of appearing in his parish's fashion show

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2 a playful or mischievous act intended as a joke
  • thought that gluing the silver dollar to the floor and watching him struggle to pick it up would be a good trick

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3 a usual manner of behaving or doing
  • that deadbeat is up to his usual tricks: once again he's claiming the check is in the mail

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4 an act of notable skill, strength, or cleverness
  • it'd be quite a trick to hit that target from here

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tricks

verb
present tense third-person singular of trick

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“Tricks.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tricks. Accessed 17 Jun. 2021.

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