Definitions for bait and switch
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word bait and switch
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
bait′ and switch′(n.)
the practice of attracting customers to a store with bargain prices, then attempting to sell them higher-priced items.
bait and switch(noun)
a deceptive way of selling that involves advertising a product at a very low price in order to attract customers who are then persuaded to switch to a more expensive product
bait and switch(Noun)
Any similar deceptive behavior, especially in politics and romantic relationships.
Find a translation for the bait and switch definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these bait and switch definitions with the community:
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"bait and switch." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 20 Aug. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/bait and switch>.