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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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AndMark has allocated a substantial amount of capital to significantly upgrade Hidden Bluffs with improvements to the exterior of the property along with renovating the interiors of most units.
Forest Service closes off the road between the swamp and the bluff to vehicular traffic from the first of September to mid-October to allow snakes, toads, frogs, lizards and turtles to cross the road unmolested.
Whether you're dreaming of relocating to a premier active lifestyle retirement community or owning a summer retreat set among Northern Michigan's natural beauty, we have the homes and cottages for you," stated Jamie Dougherty, owner of The Bluffs on Manistee Lake.
However, Council Bluffs Police detective, Michael Roberts, said that human remains can't be sold with proper identification.
In addition to its Council Bluffs location, the company operates a metalcasting plant in Lynchburg, Va.
According to Verizon Wireless, coverage will be available to 92% of the population of the Omaha/Council Bluffs metro area and the surrounding areas.
The ballside backline defender (TT4 in this situation) still utilizes his "bluff and retreat" action, but must stay (and only retreat) to deny the vertical pass down the sideline.
When you are in a game with plenty of tight players and you are in a late position you will get plenty of opportunities to put in a bluff. If no one has bet then you should try to steal the blinds if they are high enough.
In addition to the collection of personal memories by residents such as lawyer and political insider Vernon Jordan, writer Bebe Moore Campbell and author Tonya Lee, Nelson has sprinkled favorite recipes and intimate photos along with the details of the historical and social significance of Oak Bluffs.
While the Economic Development Alliance of Jefferson County officially was established in 1995 with the merger of the Greater Pine Bluff Chamber of Commerce and the Jefferson County Industrial Foundation, The Alliance's beginning on Jan.
We bluff at interviews (claiming four A levels when in fact we've got a single maths GSE).
The relentless erosion of the famous silt bluffs in Natchez were the cause of years of woe in that city.
The art of poker is calling people on their bluffs.
The Matzel & Mumford Organization is teaming up with Applied Development Company to develop the Bluffs at Beachfront North, 104 seashore-styled townhomes, and the Grand Resorts at Beachfront North, 179 condominium residences.
On the steep bluffs north of downtown Seattle grows an impressive array of what is arguably the Pacific Northwest's most beautiful arboreal treasures: the Pacific madrone.