verb (used with object)
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OTHER WORDS FROM hoodwinkhood·wink·a·ble, adjectivehoodwinker, nounun·hood·winked, adjective
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Or when he said the Clinton camp was trying to “bamboozle” or “hoodwink” voters?Hillary Clinton and Barack Obama’s Lovefest on ‘60 Minutes’|Lauren Ashburn|January 28, 2013|DAILY BEAST
From blueberry-free blueberry muffins to nutty cereals with no nuts, how foodmakers hoodwink their customers.
Madame de la Baudraye would have to hoodwink her mother, her husband, her maid, and her mother's maid; that is too much to do.Parisians in the Country|Honore de Balzac
His whole policy in fact was but a miserable attempt to hoodwink the Spanish people.The War Upon Religion|Rev. Francis A. Cunningham
Nothing, of course, and so the all-important point was to hoodwink the British commander.Hero Stories from American History|Albert F. Blaisdell
The assertion that slavery did not exist in the Transvaal is only made to hoodwink the English public.The Last Boer War|H. Rider Haggard
It was as though he had detected them in a sort of childs play by which they had hoped to hoodwink him.The Young Continentals at Bunker Hill|John T. McIntyre