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get snowed

To be deceived, swindled, or hoodwinked. I'm always paranoid that I'm going to get snowed by the mechanic when I take my car in for repairs. I just don't understand how that slimy governor's supporters can't see that they're all getting snowed.
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snowed

mod. deceived. He was one snowed coach. He still doesn’t know what really happened.
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After one day in the mountains--having gotten snowed on, lost and hungry--he announced he was taking his bat and ball and going home, said home being 2,000 miles away and the bat and ball being his truck, the vehicle that had hauled both men and all their equipment west.