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OTHER WORDS FROM dupedup·a·ble, adjectivedup·a·bil·i·ty, nounduper, nounun·dup·a·ble, adjective
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How to use dupe in a sentence
Like millions of others, I read Christopher McDougall’s Born to Run and realized that I’d been duped by big running shoe companies who had sold me something that I didn’t actually need.
Among the other defendants in the case are businesses and sellers in China that helped source the dupes.Amazon sues online influencers engaged in a counterfeit scheme|Sarah Perez|November 12, 2020|TechCrunch
Maybe you dupe me, maybe you dupe my wife, but you’re not going to dupe 14 major companies.How a ‘diabolical’ former DEA staffer conned the intelligence community|Rachel Weiner|October 28, 2020|Washington Post
In a fatal mistake, fishflee in the wrong direction — straight toward a snake’smouth — when duped by a twitch of the snake’s neck rightbefore the predator strikes.‘Great Adaptations’ unravels mysteries of amazing animal abilities|Erin Garcia de Jesus|October 12, 2020|Science News
While submitting and canceling orders isn’t illegal, it is unlawful as part of a strategy intended to dupe other traders.JP Morgan will pay record settlement to resolve ‘spoofing’ case against 15 traders|kdunn6|September 30, 2020|Fortune
“People are getting wise to the trick and nobody wants to feel they are behind duped,” he says.Saving Us From Ourselves: The Anti-Clickbait Movement|Emily Shire|July 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He was duped into silly offensive fouls when smaller men moved in behind him as he powered toward the basket.
If the women were duped, that consent can retroactively be denied.Marital Rape Ruling Highlights India’s Problem With Consent|Amana Fontanella-Khan|May 18, 2014|DAILY BEAST
One of his victims was Vegas singer Wayne Newton, who was one of the lucky ones since he was only duped out of $850.The Real Story and Lesson of the Abscam Sting in ‘American Hustle’|Jimmy So|December 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In any case, I doubt that being duped by Iran is what Obama officials worry about most.What Ronald Reagan Can Teach Barack Obama About Dealing With Iran|Peter Beinart|September 24, 2013|DAILY BEAST
If the above fail to open the eyes of the duped workmen of this country, what will succeed in doing so?
Ah, beloved brethren, all this is true; and still we say we will be slaves to none, nor let ourselves be duped by gentle words.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
But the Whig chiefs were not men to be duped by the professions of so notorious a liar.The History of England from the Accession of James II.|Thomas Babington Macaulay
He thinks you were duped after the death of the king into accepting that castle on Madame Diane's overthrow.Catherine de' Medici|Honore de Balzac
Now, jealousy and perception awoke together—at one sweeping glance backward, she saw herself slighted—foiled—duped!Alone|Marion Harland