bamboozle: Meaning and Definition of
Pronunciation: (bam-b'zul), [key]
— v., -zled, -zling.
- to deceive or get the better of (someone) by trickery, flattery, or the like; humbug; hoodwink (often fol. by into): They bamboozled us into joining the club.
- to perplex; mystify.
- to practice trickery, deception, cozenage, or the like.
- bamboozle (Thesaurus)