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  1. flimflam

    • IPA[ˈflimˌflam]

    美式

    • n.
      nonsensical or insincere talk;a confidence game
    • v.
      swindle (someone) with a confidence game
    • verb: flimflam, 3rd person present: flimflams, gerund or present participle: flimflamming, past tense: flimflammed, past participle: flimflammed

    • noun: flimflam, plural noun: flimflams

    • 釋義

    名詞

    • 1. nonsensical or insincere talk I suppose that you suspect me of pseudointellectual flimflam
    • a confidence game flimflams perpetrated against us by our elected officials

    動詞

    • 1. swindle (someone) with a confidence game the tribe was flimflammed out of its land
    • 更多解釋
    • IPA[ˈflɪmflam]

    英式

    • n.
      nonsensical or insincere talk: pseudo-intellectual flimflam
    • v.
      swindle (someone) with a confidence trick: the tribe was flimflammed out of its land

    Oxford Dictionary