1. trickery, hocus-pocus, slickness, hanky panky, jiggery-pokery, skulduggery, skullduggery, misrepresentation, deceit, deception

usage: verbal misrepresentation intended to take advantage of you in some way

2. trickery, chicanery, chicane, guile, wile, shenanigan, deception, deceit, dissembling, dissimulation

usage: the use of tricks to deceive someone (usually to extract money from them)

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