hoodwink

英 ['hʊdwɪŋk] 美 ['hʊdwɪŋk]
  • vt. 蒙蔽;欺骗;遮眼
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1. Hoodwink [16] originally meant literally 'cover someone's eyes with a hood or blindfold so that they could not see'.
hoodwink 欺诈,欺骗

hood,兜帽,wink,眨眼,摇摆。比喻用法。

hoodwink (v.)
1560s, "to blindfold," from hood (n.1) + wink; figurative sense of "mislead, deceive" is c. 1600. Related: Hoodwinked; hoodwinking.
1. People expect others to be honest, which is why conmen find it so easy to hoodwink people.
人们认为别人是诚实正直的,所以骗子很容易行骗得逞。

来自柯林斯例句

2. He could hoodwink him all right.
他完全可以把他骗了.

来自英汉文学 - 嘉莉妹妹

3. I cannot believe that so blatant a comedy can hoodwink anybody.
我无法相信这么显眼的一出喜剧能够欺骗谁.

来自辞典例句

4. It is difficult to hoodwink a smart lawyer.
很难欺骗一个聪明的律师.

来自互联网

5. He is an easy person to hoodwink.
他是个容易受骗的人.

来自互联网

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