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The correct answer is hoodwink.
A. harden by fire
The correct answer is (D) Hoodwink; to cheat; to deceive by underhanded methods; to practice trickery, deception.
Bamboozle comes from French bambocher (to play the fool).
Examples of use:
- He bamboozled us into giving him permission.
- They are prepared to lie, cheat, and bamboozle to achieve their goals.