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Spanish Word of the Day: Embuste

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Sinónimos de mentira

Spanish Vocabulary Builder 3/2/2011
Word: Embuste
(em-BUS-te), sustantivo masculino
English: Tall story, story (colloq), lie, trick
Etymology: De origen incierto
Meaning: Mentira disfrazada con artificio.
Topic:Sinónimos de mentira

Era un embuste inventado por los guionistas de telefilmes eso de que un silenciador suprime el ruido de los disparos.