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scam

Pronunciation: /skæm/

Translation of scam in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • [colloquial/familiar] chanchullo (masculine) [colloquial/familiar], pufo (masculine) [colloquial/familiar] (Spain/España)
    Example sentences
    • Why can't they just content themselves with diet scams and insurance fraud?
    • This will focus on mitigating the risk of fraud, hacking, identity theft, scams and schemes.
    • Then (of course) there are all the scams and frauds being perpetrated through the Net.

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