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trick

 
Noun trick has 5 senses
  1. trick, fast one - a cunning or deceitful action or device; "he played a trick on me"; "he pulled a fast one and got away with it"
    --1 is a kind of device, gimmick, twist
    --1 has particulars: shtik, schtik, shtick, schtick
    Derived form: verb trick1
  2. trick - a period of work or duty
    --2 is a kind of
    shift, work shift, duty period
  3. trick - an attempt to get you to do something foolish or imprudent; "that offer was a dirty trick"
    --3 is a kind of
    dishonesty, knavery
  4. antic, joke, prank, trick, caper, put-on - a ludicrous or grotesque act done for fun and amusement
    --4 is a kind of diversion, recreation
    --4 has particulars: dirty trick; practical joke
  5. magic trick, conjuring trick, trick, magic, legerdemain, conjuration, illusion, deception - an illusory feat; considered magical by naive observers
    --5 is a kind of performance
    --5 has particulars: card trick; prestidigitation, sleight of hand
Verb trick has 1 sense
  1. trick, fob, fox, pull a fast one on, play a trick on - deceive somebody; "We tricked the teacher into thinking that class would be cancelled next week"
    --1 is one way to deceive, lead on, delude, cozen
    Derived forms: noun trick1, noun tricker1, noun trickery1, noun trickery2
    Sample sentences:
    Somebody ----s somebody
    => Somebody ----s somebody into V-ing something
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