Tikibu: pronunciation dictionary with use examples

Word: trick
IPA transcription: [tɹ'ɪk]
Pronunciations of trick
noun meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: trick, fast_one
    Meaning: a cunning or deceitful action or device; "he played a trick on me"; "he pulled a fast one and got away with it"
  • Synonyms: trick
    Meaning: a period of work or duty
  • Synonyms: trick
    Meaning: an attempt to get you to do something foolish or imprudent; "that offer was a dirty trick"
  • Synonyms: antic, joke, prank, trick, caper, put-on
    Meaning: a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement
  • Synonyms: magic_trick, conjuring_trick, trick, magic, legerdemain, conjuration, thaumaturgy, illusion, deception
    Meaning: an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers
verb meaning of the word
  • Synonyms: flim-flam, play_a_joke_on, play_tricks, trick, fob, fox, pull_a_fast_one_on, play_a_trick_on
    Meaning: deceive somebody; "We tricked the teacher into thinking that class would be cancelled next week"
Usage examples
  • A trick!
  • "A trick!
  • Andy Tries a Trick
  • A trick!" he cried.
  • What's this tomfool trick?
  • Some of you children take the trick.
  • Tallemant relates another good trick.
  • The trick would be to locate the goods.
  • I know all about the trick you played on me.
  • "I'm asking what sort of a Yank trick this is?
0. Word pronunciation is derived from article recording Hamlet, License CC BY-SA 4.0