Trick·er·y n. The art of dressing up; artifice; stratagem; fraud; imposture.
n 1: verbal misrepresentation intended to take advantage of you
in some way [syn: hocus-pocus, slickness, hanky
panky, jiggery-pokery, skulduggery, skullduggery]
2: the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract
money from them) [syn: chicanery, chicane, guile, wile,