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Detailed Translations for decoy from English to French


decoy [the ~] noun

  1. the decoy (stool pigeon; bait; call bird)
    l'appât; l'amorce

Translation Matrix for decoy:

NounRelated TranslationsOther Translations
amorce bait; call bird; decoy; stool pigeon bait; beginning; commencement; enticement; lure; opening; outset; percussion-cap; start
appât bait; call bird; decoy; stool pigeon bait; come-on; enticement; fish-bait; lure
- bait; lure; steerer
OtherRelated TranslationsOther Translations
- stool pidgeon

Related Words for "decoy":

  • decoys

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Related Definitions for "decoy":

  1. something used to lure fish or other animals into danger so they can be trapped or killed1
  2. a beguiler who leads someone into danger (usually as part of a plot)1
  3. lure or entrap with or as if with a decoy1

Wiktionary Translations for decoy:

  1. to act or use a decoy
  1. animal used by hunters to lure game
  2. person or object meant to lure something to danger
  1. tirer, faire venir à soi.
  1. fauconnerie|fr Morceau de cuir rouge en forme d’oiseau, dont les fauconniers se servaient pour appeler les oiseaux de fauconnerie lorsqu’ils ne revenaient pas au réclame.
  2. Personne attirant tous les coups lors d'un combat

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