Synonyms for (noun) trick

Synonyms: legerdemain, magic, magic trick, illusion, thaumaturgy, trick, deception, conjuration, conjuring trick

Definition: an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers

Similar words: performance

Definition: the act of presenting a play or a piece of music or other entertainment

Usage: we congratulated him on his performance at the rehearsal; an inspired performance of Mozart's C minor concerto


Synonyms: trick, fast one

Definition: a cunning or deceitful action or device

Usage: he played a trick on me; he pulled a fast one and got away with it

Similar words: twist, gimmick, device

Definition: any clever maneuver

Usage: he would stoop to any device to win a point; it was a great sales gimmick; a cheap promotions gimmick for greedy businessmen


Synonyms: prank, put-on, caper, trick, antic, joke

Definition: a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement

Similar words: diversion, recreation

Definition: an activity that diverts or amuses or stimulates

Usage: scuba diving is provided as a diversion for tourists; for recreation he wrote poetry and solved crossword puzzles; drug abuse is often regarded as a form of recreation


Synonyms: trick

Definition: an attempt to get you to do something foolish or imprudent

Usage: that offer was a dirty trick

Similar words: knavery, dishonesty

Definition: lack of honesty; acts of lying or cheating or stealing


Synonyms: trick

Definition: (card games) in a single round, the sequence of cards played by all the players; the high card is the winner

Similar words: play, turn

Definition: (game) the activity of doing something in an agreed succession

Usage: it is my turn; it is still my play


Synonyms: whoremaster, whoremonger, john, trick

Definition: a prostitute's customer

Similar words: customer, client

Definition: someone who pays for goods or services


Synonyms: trick

Definition: a period of work or duty

Similar words: shift, work shift, duty period

Definition: the time period during which you are at work

Synonyms for (verb) trick

Synonyms: play tricks, play a joke on, play a trick on, pull a fast one on, flim-flam, fob, fox, trick

Definition: deceive somebody

Usage: We tricked the teacher into thinking that class would be cancelled next week

Similar words: cozen, deceive, delude, lead on

Definition: be false to; be dishonest with