gull has definitions from the field of zoology
[ verb ] make a fool or dupe of


fool befool dupe

Used in print

(The Christian Science Monitor...)

Although the false glamour surrounding bourbon or other whisky commercials is possibly no_more fatuous than the pseudo-sophistication with which TV soft-drinks are downed or toothpaste applied , there is a sad difference between enticing a viewer into sipping Oopsie-Cola and gulling him into downing bourbon .

Related terms

deceive chump

[ verb ] fool or hoax


"The immigrant was duped because he trusted everyone" "You can't fool me!"

Used in print

(The Miami Herald,...)

The principle is commendable but we suspect that in the practice somebody is going_to get gulled .

[ noun ] a person who is gullible and easy to take advantage of

Related terms

victim fool absorb

[ noun ] (zoology) mostly white aquatic bird having long pointed wings and short legs


seagull sea_gull