HyperDic: befool

English > 2 senses of the word befool:
VERBsocialbefool, fool, gullmake a fool or dupe of
communicationbefool, gull, dupe, slang, cod, fool, put on, take in, put one over, put one acrossfool or hoax
English > befool: 2 senses > verb 1, social
Meaningmake a fool or dupe of.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymsfool, gull
Broaderdeceive, lead on, delude, cozenBe false to
Spanishengañar, tomar el pelo
Catalanenganar
English > befool: 2 senses > verb 2, communication
Meaningfool or hoax.
PatternSomebody ----s somebody
Synonymsgull, dupe, slang, cod, fool, put on, take in, put one over, put one across
Narrowerpull the leg of, kidtell false / false / false information to for fun
Broaderdeceive, betray, lead astrayCause someone to believe an untruth
Spanishconfundir, defraudar, embabucar, embaír, embaucar, encandilar, engañar, engatusar, enredar, falsear, timar
Catalanenredar, entabanar

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