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Synonyms for bilk

Synonyms for (verb) bilk

Synonyms: elude, evade, bilk Definition: escape, either physically or mentally Usage: The thief eluded the police; This difficult idea seems to evade her; The event evades explanation

Similar words: escape, break loose, get away Definition: run away from confinement Usage: The convicted murderer escaped from a high security prison

Synonyms: bilk Definition: evade payment to Usage: He bilked his creditors

Similar words: deprive Definition: keep from having, keeping, or obtaining

Synonyms: spoil, scotch, queer, thwart, bilk, baffle, foil, frustrate, cross Definition: hinder or prevent (the efforts, plans, or desires) of Usage: What ultimately frustrated every challenger was Ruth's amazing September surge; foil your opponent

Similar words: forbid, foreclose, forestall, preclude, prevent Definition: keep from happening or arising; make impossible Usage: My sense of tact forbids an honest answer; Your role in the projects precludes your involvement in the competitive project

Synonyms: bilk Definition: cheat somebody out of what is due, especially money

Similar words: rip off, cheat, chisel Definition: deprive somebody of something by deceit Usage: The con-man beat me out of $50; This salesman ripped us off!; we were cheated by their clever-sounding scheme; They chiseled me out of my money