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hoodwinker Line breaks: hood|wink¦er
Pronunciation: /ˈhʊdwɪŋkə/

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Definition of hoodwinker in English:


A person who deceives or tricks someone: the former CEO will be remembered as one of the great corporate hoodwinkers
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  • This is the new world order, the thieves, the hoodwinkers.
  • They're all a bunch of hoodwinkers, bamboozlers, grifters and swindlers.
  • Too many hoodwinkers resort to sweet-talking and give would-be-wives shady marriage promises.
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