過去式：hoaxed 過去分詞：hoaxed 現在分詞：hoaxing
hoax 可大可小, 目的是欺騙. The invention turned out to be a hoax. prank 通常是一個小trick, 可以是好玩的或惡意的. Feeding the dog with hot pepper is a prank.
... not sure perhaps the story is true, perhaps it’s not, perhaps it's a hoax, and these hoax stories are on television as well. Certainly...
...'s Photo) "The image was revealed as a hoax in the 1990s. The photographer, a gynecologist named Robert ...