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artifice
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English - Vietnamese Dictionary
artifice /'ɑ:tifis/
  • danh từ
    • mẹo, mưu mẹo, gian ngoan, ngón gian xảo
    • tài khéo léo, kỹ xảo
    • cái được sáng chế ra một cách tài tình; cái được sáng chế tinh xảo
Concise Dictionary
artifices'ɑːtɪfɪs
noun
+a deceptive maneuver (especially to avoid capture)
Thesaurus Dictionary
n.
1 skill, cunning, trickery, craft, craftiness, artfulness, guile, duplicity, deception, chicanery, underhandedness, shrewdness, slyness, wiliness, trickiness:
He used artifice to get control of the firm.
2 stratagem, device, manoeuvre, trick, contrivance, wile, ruse, subterfuge, expedient, contrivance, Colloq dodge:
They were deluded by artifices to cheat them out of their money.
Advanced English Dictionary
+ noun
[U, C] (formal) the clever use of tricks to deceive sb: Pretending to faint was merely (an) artifice. + the artifices of the theatre


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