Definición de confidence trick en inglés:

confidence trick

Saltos de línea: con|fi¦dence trick
(North American confidence game)

sustantivo

  • An act of cheating or tricking someone by gaining their trust and persuading them to believe something that is not true: they were the innocent victims of an elaborate confidence trick
    Más ejemplos en oraciones
    • The victim of the confidence game refuses to believe that he is being relieved of his money and dignity, but an ignominious fate awaits him every time.
    • He asserted: ‘The whole arrangement is nothing less than a confidence trick perpetrated by the Government against people.’
    • In the absence of a supportive fundamental backdrop, a ‘strong dollar’ policy is in reality nothing but an elaborate confidence trick.

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Pronunciación: ˌkɒlərəˈtjʊərə
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