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hocus-pocus

Synonyms of hocus-pocus in English:

noun

  • 1 a little hocus-pocus and—presto!—the tiger disappears
    magic, sleight of hand, conjuring, witchcraft, wizardry, sorcery;
    deception, sham, devilry, trickery
    informal scam
  • 2 she dismissed it as so much hocus-pocus
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