Defraud and Flimflam

Defraud

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Defraud verb – To rob by the use of trickery or threats.
Usage example: senior citizens generally were too smart to fall for the fast-talking salesman's attempts to defraud them

Flimflam is a synonym for defraud in honest topic. In some cases you can use "Flimflam" instead a verb "Defraud", when it comes to topics like cheat.
Nearby Word: defrauding
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Flimflam

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Flimflam verb – To rob by the use of trickery or threats.
Usage example: everyone likes to think that they're too smart to be flimflammed by anyone

Defraud is a synonym for flimflam in honest topic. You can use "Defraud" instead a verb "Flimflam", if it concerns topics such as deceive.
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Flimflam and Defraud. (2016). Retrieved 2021, July 25, from https://thesaurus.plus/related/defraud/flimflam
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