trick englannista suomeksi
huijata, petkuttaa, juksata, vedättää, höynäyttää
1995, ''All Aboard for Space: Introducing Space to Youngsters'' (page 158)
- Yo-yo tricks involving sleeping the yo-yo (like "walking the dog" and "rocking the baby") cannot be performed in space.
An effective, clever or quick way of doing something.
Mischievous or annoying behavior; a prank.
c. 1595, William Shakespeare, ''King John'' Act I, scene I
- He hath a trick of Cœur de Lion's face.
1606, William Shakespeare, ''King Lear'' act IV, scene VI:
- The trick of that voice I do well remember.
- I cannot tell , but it stirs me more than all your court curls , or your spangles , or your tricks
A sequence in which each player plays a card and a winning play is determined.
(quote-book)|authorlink=Alexander Pope|first=Alexander|last=Pope|lines=93–94|newversion=republished in|title2=The Complete Poetical Works of Alexander Pope|location2=Boston, New York|publisher2=Houghton, Mifflin and Company|year2=1902|page2=94|pageurl2=https://archive.org/details/completepoetical00pope/page/94|passage=And now (as oft in some distemper'd state) / On one nice trick depends the gen'ral fate!
A sex act, chiefly one performed for payment; an act of prostitution.
1988, John H. Lindquist, ''Misdemeanor Crime: Trivial Criminal Pursuit'', page 43:
- Perhaps the most important thing a prostitute learns is how to "manage" the client; how to con him into spending more money than he planned. Learning how to perform tricks takes only a few minutes. Learning how to "hustle" the client takes longer.
2010, Richard Gill, ''Paloma Azul'', page 139:
- "How did you get into all this?" "I started doing tricks when I was young and I don't mean the magic circle. I learned about sex from an early age. There was nothing else to do in Pitsea except heavy petting and getting F grades at school."
2019, Julie S. Draskoczy, ''Belomor: Criminality and Creativity in Stalin’s Gulag'':
- When he later asked her to strip and perform tricks for him, she refused, and he chased her away. She had similar experiences with other men until she eventually fell into prostitution: (..)
2011, Iceberg Slim, ''Pimp: The Story of My Life'' (page 99)
- Ten minutes after she got down she luck|broke luck. A white trick in a thirty-seven Buick picked her up. I timed her. She had racehorse speed.
1899, New York (State), Bureau of Statistics, Deptartment of Labor, ''Annual Report'':
- Woodside Junction—On 8 hour basis, first trick $60, second trick $60, third trick $50.
1949, ''Labor arbitration reports'', page 738
- The Union contends that Fifer was entitled to promotion to the position of Group Leader on the third trick in the Core Room Department.
1599, (w), ''The Passionate Pilgrim''
- the tricks and toyes that in them lurke,
To fool; to cause to believe something untrue; to deceive.
To draw (as opposed to blazon - to describe in words).
- They forget that they are in the statutes: (..) there they are trick'd, they and their pedigrees.
1735, (w), ''Of the Characters of Women''
- Trick her off in air.
1693, (w), ''Some Thoughts Concerning Education''
- Tricking up their children in fine clothes.
1825, (w), ''An Essay on John Milton''
- They are simple, but majestic, records of the feelings of the poet; as little tricked out for the public eye as his diary would have been.
Able to perform tricks.