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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 de·fraud /dɪˈfrɔd, di-/
 (v.)騙取,詐取,剝奪

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 De·fraud v. t. [imp. & p. p. Defrauded; p. pr. & vb. n. Defrauding.]  To deprive of some right, interest, or property, by a deceitful device; to withhold from wrongfully; to injure by embezzlement; to cheat; to overreach; as, to defraud a servant, or a creditor, or the state; -- with of before the thing taken or withheld.
    We have defrauded no man.   --2 Cor. vii. 2.
    Churches seem injured and defrauded of their rights.   --Hooker.
 

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

 defraud
      v : deprive of by deceit; "He swindled me out of my
          inheritance"; "She defrauded the customers who trusted
          her"; "the cashier gypped me when he gave me too little
          change" [syn: victimize, swindle, rook, goldbrick,
           nobble, diddle, bunco, scam, mulct, gyp, con]