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Synonyms for bluff

Synonyms for bluff

to cause to accept what is false, especially by trickery or misrepresentation

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a high steep bank (usually formed by river erosion)

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pretense that your position is stronger than it really is

the act of bluffing in poker

deceive an opponent by a bold bet on an inferior hand with the result that the opponent withdraws a winning hand

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frighten someone by pretending to be stronger than one really is

very steep

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bluntly direct and outspoken but good-natured

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Matthew inundated Fair Bluff, causing heavy damage to the towns residences, businesses and vital infrastructure.
These bluffs are threatened by logging or other mismanagement, or as sites for cabins and refuse dumps.
It's ideal to make your move before the blinds go up again and while you still have enough chips to bluff people out of the hand.
education--including funding for the University of Arkansas at Pine Bluff and Southeast Arkansas College;
Montana de Oro has a considerable network of trails, and many of them are pleasantly segregated: mountain bikes only on some of the bluff trails, hikers and horseback riders on most of the inland routes.
The objectives were to determine the occurrence and relative abundance of woodrats at the 24 sites reported by Cudmore (1985), to assess population trends at occupied sites, and to search for new localities because rocky bluffs that appear suitable for woodrats are abundant along the Ohio River.
The Cape Fear area has recently been recognized by several national publications and organizations for experiencing a large amount of growth, as well as being a desirable place to live, and The Bluffs is proud to be a part of the excitement," said Judd Arnold, President of Vision Producers, Inc.
5 million in state and federal funds to restore the decaying North Bluff.
Bluffs should not be used when you are playing against poor opponents as a bluff actually works better against good players.
Some of Pine Bluffs many unique attributes and setting points are listed below.
Then head across the street and toward the bluffs that soar above a rocky coastline.
But the snakes along this road come from limestone bluffs 300 feet above LaRue Swamps, a 700-acre wetland that was created when the Big Muddy River cut a new channel about 12,000 years ago.
However, such bluffs often backfire, she and colleagues report in the January Animal Behaviour.
COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa -- Kosta "Gus" Sengos beat some of the biggest names in poker to capture more than $200,000 today at the inaugural World Series of Poker Circuit Championship at Horseshoe Council Bluffs.
You can walk considerable distances along these bluffs, enjoying spectacular panoramas at every bend.