Definitions for ruseˈru seɪ

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

ruse*ruz(n.)

  1. a trick, stratagem, or artifice:

    He used a ruse to get past the sentry.

* Syn: See trick.

Origin of ruse:

1375–1425; late ME: roundabout course < MF, der. of ruser to retreat. See rush1

Ru•seˈru seɪ(n.)

  1. a city in N Bulgaria, on the Danube. 172,782.

    Category: Geography (places)

Princeton's WordNet

  1. ruse, artifice(noun)

    a deceptive maneuver (especially to avoid capture)

Wiktionary

  1. ruse(Noun)

    a trick

  2. ruse(Noun)

    guile

  3. Ruse(ProperNoun)

    a town in northeastern Bulgaria

Webster Dictionary

  1. Ruse(noun)

    an artifice; trick; stratagem; wile; fraud; deceit

Freebase

  1. Ruse

    Ruse is comic book concerning detectives Simon Archard and Emma Bishop, that was originally published by CrossGen and was revived in 2011 by Marvel Comics as part of its acquisition of CrossGen titles.

Dictionary of Military and Associated Terms

  1. ruse

    In military deception, a trick of war designed to deceive the adversary, usually involving the deliberate exposure of false information to the adversary


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Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary

ruse(noun)

a clever trick or plan.

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