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1) dupe. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...Slang : fall guy, gudgeon, mark, monkey, patsy, pigeon, sap1. Chiefly British : mug. See WISE. 2. A person used or controlled by others: cat's-paw, instrument, pawn2,...

2) 547. Dupe. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
... NOUN: DUPE, gull, gudgeon, gobemouche [F.], cully, victim, April fool; jay, sucker, pigeon, cull [all slang]; laughingstock [See Laughingstock]; simple Simon, flat...

3) dupe. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...person. 2. A person who functions as the tool of another person or power. Inflected forms: duped, dupˇing, dupes To deceive (an unwary person). See synonyms at deceive....

4) Cully. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...A fop, a fool, a dupe. A contracted form of cullion, a despicable creature (Italian, coglione). Shakespeare uses the word two or three times, as "Away, base cullions!"...

5) Gull (rhymes with dull). Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...A dupe, one easily cheated. (See BEJAN.) 1 "The most notorious geck and gull That e er invention played on."Shakespeare: Twelfth Night, v. 1....

6) 857. Laughingstock. Mawson, C.O. Sylvester. 1922. Roget s International Thesaurus of English Words and Phrases
... NOUN: LAUGHINGSTOCK, jesting-stock, gazing-stock; butt, game, fair game; April fool (dupe) [See Dupe], original, oddity; queer -, odd- fish [colloq.], figure of...

7) fool. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...1. A person who is easily deceived or victimized: butt3, dupe, gull, lamb, pushover, victim. Informal : sucker. Slang : fall guy, gudgeon, mark, monkey, patsy, pigeon,...

8) 27514. Hazlitt, William. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:27514 QUOTATION:The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love; have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do; and chiefly for not having hated...

9) 27487. Hazlitt, William. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:27487 QUOTATION:The dupe of friendship, and the fool of love; have I not reason to hate and to despise myself? Indeed I do; and chiefly for not having hated...

10) 16088. Demosthenes. The Columbia World of Quotations. 1996
...NUMBER:16088 QUOTATION:A man is his own easiest dupe, for what he wishes to be true he generally believes to be true. ATTRIBUTION:Demosthenes (c. 384-322 B.C.), Greek...

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