Translation of deception in Spanish:


Pronunciation: /dɪˈsepʃən/


uncountable or countable/no numerable o numerable
  • engaño (masculine) to obtain sth by deception obtener* algo mediante or valiéndose de engaños a gross deception un burdo engaño
    More example sentences
    • A person who obtains property under such circumstances will be obtaining property by deception.
    • He was arrested on suspicion of obtaining a pecuniary advantage by deception and damaging police property.
    • Hurtling along at breakneck speed, this smash hit comedy of marital deception guarantees a great night out.

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