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Flashcards in Ripped Off Deck (17)
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Sub, Subter

under, secretly

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larecin

theft

3

fugere

to flee

4

machina

device

5

charlatan (n)

a fraud, a quack

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ruse (n)

a crafty scheme

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subterfuge (n)

a scheme, an attempt to device

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dupe (n)

one who is easily deceived

9

pilfer (v)

to steal

10

swindle (v)

to cheat

11

gullible (adj)

easily deceive

12

embezzle (v)

to steal money from one's employer

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machination (n)

a crafty scheme

14

bilk (v)

to cheat, to swindle

15

larceny (n)

theft

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filch (v)

to steal

17

fleece (V)

to defraud of money, to swindle