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synonyms for smoke mirrors

  • conjuration
  • dirty game
  • dirty politics
  • dirty tricks
  • dirty work
  • escamotage
  • foul play
  • jugglery
  • legerdemain
  • mudslinging
  • prestidigitation
  • sleight of hand
  • smoke and mirrors
  • trickery
  • chicanery
  • deception
  • trickery
  • conjuration
  • deceit
  • double-dealing
  • escamotage
  • hocus-pocus
  • legerdemain
  • magic
  • prestidigitation
  • smoke and mirrors
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How to use smoke mirrors in a sentence

The young men gathered round him and offered him a cigar, which he accepted and began to smoke.
MUSIC-STUDY IN GERMANYAMY FAY
After a bit of waiting, Mac decided that the smoke was floating from a certain direction, and we began to edge carefully that way.
RAW GOLDBERTRAND W. SINCLAIR
The smoke from her kitchen fire rose white as she put in dry sumac to give it a start.
THE BONDBOYGEORGE W. (GEORGE WASHINGTON) OGDEN
In most club card-rooms smoking is not permitted, but at the Pandemonium it is the fashion to smoke everywhere.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
When the smoke and dust cleared away nothing stirred on the whole of that piece of ground.
GALLIPOLI DIARY, VOLUME IIAN HAMILTON
It's good for nothing but to choke a man and fill him full of smoke and embers.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Smokers, tossing pipes and puffing smoke over the dinner-table, forgot all cleanliness and modesty.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
He drew up the rocker, hoisted his slippered feet on the rail, and proceeded to smoke a cigar.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
His Shop is the Randenvous of spitting, where men dialogue with their noses, and their conversation is smoke.
TOBACCO; ITS HISTORY, VARIETIES, CULTURE, MANUFACTURE AND COMMERCEE. R. BILLINGS.
Ribsy snapped at it, and swallowed it, and the next instant disappeared with a tremendous explosion in a great cloud of smoke.
DAVY AND THE GOBLINCHARLES E. CARRYL
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