description=”Hoodwink Meaning – Video Mnemonic Dictionary”
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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.