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To be cheated or tricked - synonyms or related words

fall for

to believe that a trick or a joke is true

fall/be/become prey to

to be attacked, cheated, or harmed by someone bad

be/get done

informal to pay more money than something is worth, especially because someone has tricked you

have been had

to have been tricked or cheated, especially by having to pay too much money for something

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moto-doping

in competitive cycling, the illegal use of motors on bikes in order to gain advantage over other riders

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unhappen

be reversed; be as if it had never happened

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