Definición de confidence game en inglés:

Compartir esta entrada

confidence game

Pronunciación: /ˈkänfəd(ə)ns ɡām/
(British also confidence trick)

sustantivo

A swindle in which the victim is persuaded to trust the swindler in some way.
Oraciones de ejemplo
  • 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.

For editors and proofreaders

División en sílabas: con·fi·dence game

Compartir esta entrada
 

¿Qué te llama la atención de esta palabra o frase?

Los comentarios que no respeten nuestras Normas comunitarias podrían ser moderados o eliminados.