- The definition of bamboozle means to confuse, deceive or cheat by trickery.
A person getting talked into paying more for something than it's worth is an example of a bamboozle.
bamboozle definition by Webster's New World
bamboozle definition by American Heritage Dictionary
transitive verb bam·boo·zled, bam·boo·zling, bam·boo·zles Informal
To take in by elaborate methods of deceit; hoodwink. See Synonyms at deceive.
Origin: Origin unknown.
- bam·booˈzle·ment noun
- bam·booˈzler noun