to swindle, cheat, hoodwink, or hoax.
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How to use hornswoggle in a sentence
The fellow I've been having so much fun with—the Nervy Matt that tried to hornswoggle me with my own photograph.Cappy Ricks | Peter B. Kyne
British Dictionary definitions for hornswoggle
(tr) slang to cheat or trick; bamboozle
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