The Online Slang Dictionary
(American, English, and Urban slang)

Login     Register     Forgot password     Resend confirmation

Definition of hoodwink a person

hoodwink

  • to flirt with one's boyfriend behind his girlfriend's back.
    Girl, she just hoodwinked your man.

    Last edited on May 16 2011. Submitted by robin from Grand Rapids, MI, USA on Feb 03 2003.

  • Stole, swiped, lifted.
    Man they hoodwinked all that stuff.

    Last edited on Feb 26 2003. Submitted by Matthew A. from Canton, OH, USA on Feb 26 2003.

verb - transitive

+Add a definition for this slang term

More info:

Interactive stats:

Related words

Slang terms with the same meaning

Other terms relating to 'to take advantage of, cheat, trick':

Definitions include: to defraud; "swindle".
Definitions include: to exit a previous arrangement, change one's mind, change one's usual behavior, etc.
Definitions include: a disrespectful, rude, or otherwise unpleasant person.
Definitions include: to deceive using underhanded methods; "dupe"; "hoodwink".
Definitions include: to give someone something unexpected.
Definitions include: to give someone a bad bargain.
Definitions include: to duplicate.
Definitions include: to rely on others for things one wants or needs, especially food, shelter, etc.
Definitions include: to fail to meet someone at a designated location.
Definitions include: To mislead or to give (or receive) bad directions.
Definitions include: defecating in the tank of a toilet, causing it to clog.
Definitions include: to flatter, especially for future gain.
Definitions include: to trick a person into doing something that like a good idea but will end in disaster.
Definitions include: police.
Definitions include: to arrange things in one's favor.

Slang terms with the same root words

None. How about some random words?

Definitions include: a non-manager.
Definitions include: A spoiled or selfish female.
Definitions include: to use a noun as a verb.
Definitions include: the acquisition of one company by another, for the purpose of acquiring the employees more so than other aspects of the company's business.
Definitions include: a metaphorical place that two people are in when there is no possibility of romance between them.
Definitions include: wat you up to
Definitions include: to do the right things in life.
Definitions include: something or someone that attracts something else.
Definitions include: fine young thing.
Definitions include: what's up or what are you doing today.

How common is this slang?

Don't click the following.
I use it(10)  
No longer use it(0)  
Heard it but never used it(14)  
Have never heard it(1)  

How vulgar is this slang?

Average of 11 votes: 17%  (See the most vulgar words.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Your vote: None   (To vote, click the pepper. Vote how vulgar the word is – not how mean it is.)


Least vulgar  
  Most vulgar

Where is this slang used?

Logged-in users can add themselves to the map. Login, Register, Login instantly with Facebook.


Link to this slang definition

To link to this term in a web page or blog, insert the following.

<a href="http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/hoodwink-a-person">hoodwink a person</a>

To link to this term in a wiki such as Wikipedia, insert the following.

[http://onlineslangdictionary.com/meaning-definition-of/hoodwink-a-person hoodwink a person]

Some wikis use a different format for links, so be sure to check the documentation.