Mnemonic - Robin Hood winks at his band signalling them to deceive the king
Word - Hoodwink
Meaning - to deceive
Part of Speech - verb
Synonyms - bluff, cheat, bamboozle, con, fraud
1 His intention was to hoodwink her and claim her property but he hopelessly fell in love with her.
2 The rich old widow was rude and bitter with her family because she was wary of relatives who may want to hoodwink her.
3 Houdini had such tricks up his sleeve that would even hoodwink other professional magicians.
1 When we see a beautiful young woman married to a rich old man; most of us assume that she has hoodwinked him for his money.
1 How could you think of hoodwinking your father for a couple of thousand bucks?
2 Chit funds are infamous for hoodwinking people so be careful before you commit your money.