Hoax

A hoax is a deliberately fabricated falsehood made to masquerade as truth. It is distinguishable from errors in observation or judgment, or rumors, urban legends, pseudosciences or April Fools` Day events that are passed along in good faith by believers or as jokes. ==Etymology== The British philologist Robert Nares (1753–1829) says that the wo....
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hoax

[v] - subject to a palyful hoax or joke
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Hoax

• (v. t.) To deceive by a story or a trick, for sport or mischief; to impose upon sportively. • (n.) A deception for mockery or mischief; a deceptive trick or story; a practical joke.
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hoax

pull someone`s leg verb subject to a playful hoax or joke
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Hoax

Hoax noun [ Prob. contr. from hocus , in hocus-pocus .] A deception for mockery or mischief; a deceptive trick or story; a practical joke. Macaulay.
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Hoax

Hoax transitive verb [ imperfect & past participle Hoaxed ; present participle & verbal noun Hoaxing .] To deceive by a story or a trick, for sport or mischief; to impose upon sportively. Lamb.
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Hoax

A chain letter that usually spreads a false virus warning.
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Hoax

A website or e-mail message that intentionally deceives the viewer or reader, often in reference to a false virus alert.
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hoax

hoax, hoaxed, hoaxing, hoaxes 1. An act intended to deceive or trick. 2. Something that has been established or accepted by fraudulent means. 3. Something intended to deceive; deliberate trickery intended to gain an advantage. 4. An act intended to trick people into believing something is real when it is not. 5. Subject to a playful joke. Hoax...
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hoax

mischievous trick played on smb for a joke 
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