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Definition of Trick


  1. An artifice or stratagem; a cunning contrivance; a sly procedure, usually with a dishonest intent; as, a trick in trade.
  2. A sly, dexterous, or ingenious procedure fitted to puzzle or amuse; as, a bear's tricks; a juggler's tricks.
  3. Mischievous or annoying behavior; a prank; as, the tricks of boys.
  4. A particular habit or manner; a peculiarity; a trait; as, a trick of drumming with the fingers; a trick of frowning.
  5. A knot, braid, or plait of hair.
  6. The whole number of cards played in one round, and consisting of as many cards as there are players.
  7. A turn; specifically, the spell of a sailor at the helm, -- usually two hours.
  8. A toy; a trifle; a plaything.
  9. To deceive by cunning or artifice; to impose on; to defraud; to cheat; as, to trick another in the sale of a horse.
  10. To dress; to decorate; to set off; to adorn fantastically; -- often followed by up, off, or out.
  11. To draw in outline, as with a pen; to delineate or distinguish without color, as arms, etc., in heraldry.

Trick Quotations

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous. - Ingrid Bergman
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
Ingrid Bergman

I am living proof that the American dream still exists. It is still alive and well. There is only one trick, you have to be willing to roll up your sleeves and work very, very hard.
Paula Deen

I put things in perspective and trust that everything is in its right place, be grateful that I'm healthy. Then throw on a cap and some killer red lipstick and gloss, that always seems to do the trick.
Sasha Jackson

We are cups, constantly and quietly being filled. The trick is, knowing how to tip ourselves over and let the beautiful stuff out.
Ray Bradbury

I love Halloween, trick or treating and decorating the house. And I love Thanksgiving, because of the football and the fall weather. And of course, I love Christmas - that's my favorite of all!
Joe Nichols
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Trick Translations

trick in Danish is kneb
trick in Dutch is aanwensel, hebbelijkheid
trick in Italian is trucco, furberia
trick in Latin is frustro
trick in Portuguese is truque
trick in Spanish is resabio, ma a, truco
trick in Swedish is konst, lura, fuffens, tilltag, spratt
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