bluff (someone) out of (something)

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bluff (someone) out of (something)

To mislead someone in order to take something from them. I can't believe Jon bluffed me out of ten bucks by claiming he was collecting money for charity.
See also: bluff, of, out
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Many poker players bluff out of desperation, especially if they're on a bad run, or on 'tilt' as it is known.