Daily Word: bamboozle

 

bamboozle (v.)

Pronounciation: bam-boo-zul

Meaning: to deceive or confuse by underhanded or unexpected methods.

Synonyms: dupe, hoodwink, cheat, perplex, trick, fool

Can you use it in a sentence?

“In Catch Me If You Can (2002), Leonardo DiCaprio plays a hugely successful scammer who had bamboozled people of billions of dollars before he was even 19 years old.”

 

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