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How To Spell decoy?

Correct spelling: decoy

Definition of decoy:

  1. To lead into danger by artifice; to lure into a net or snare; to entrap; to insnare; to allure; to entice; as, to decoy troops into an ambush; to decoy ducks into a net.

List of misspellings for decoy:

  • dieago,
  • deagoe,
  • dscoy,
  • doogy,
  • decny,
  • decore,
  • deccoy,
  • dcctor,
  • deloy,
  • decoup,
  • addeco,
  • decad,
  • decacy,
  • doiego,
  • detecor,
  • deiago,
  • dengy,
  • decour,
  • d3coy,
  • medco,
  • direcor,
  • decae,
  • defoy,
  • dejon,
  • tesco,
  • doecor,
  • deigo,
  • nejoy,
  • decot,
  • deago,
  • dknow,
  • dexoy,
  • vecor,
  • decaur,
  • decone,
  • deack,
  • eecoy,
  • petco,
  • rejoy,
  • hecor,
  • doctoe,
  • delicay,
  • detcor,
  • decon,
  • dekor,
  • telco,
  • dnjoy,
  • deocr,
  • dekay,
  • dceo,
  • decorm,
  • fecoy,
  • deckoff,
  • devoy,
  • dwcoy,
  • decaon,
  • mcoy,
  • addecco,
  • d'cor,
  • dicky,
  • ehjoy,
  • secoy,
  • de'cor,
  • tehcno,
  • pedagoy,
  • ddcoy,
  • decleor,
  • decur,
  • ideoogy,
  • decaye,
  • dicord,
  • dector,
  • tecno,
  • cecoy,
  • decka,
  • doctior,
  • dacor,
  • digory,
  • deckboy,
  • xecoy,
  • deccor,
  • decourm,
  • d4coy,
  • dekota,
  • recoy,
  • beco,
  • diegio,
  • drcoy,
  • yecky,
  • docor,
  • d'ecor,
  • daycar,
  • delco,
  • decoor,
  • decoure,
  • docot,
  • deckout,
  • decorp,
  • deckk,
  • dfecor.

Related words for decoy

Decoy Heath


Decoy Heath is an area of open heathland and bog forming part of Wareham Forest west of the Poole-Bournemouth conurbation in south Dorset, England. It is part of the Dorset Heaths.

Fritton Lake


Lake in England

Fritton Lake or Fritton Decoy is a lake in the English county of Norfolk. It is a popular local tourist attraction located south-west of Great Yarmouth and north-west of Lowestoft on the Norfolk–Suffolk border.

Iracundus signifer


Iracundus signifer, the Decoy scorpionfish, is a species of scorpionfish native to the Indian and Pacific oceans where it is found associated with reefs at depths of from 10 to 70 metres. This species grows to a length of 13 centimetres TL. This species is the only known member of its genus.

PS Decoy


PS Decoy is a privately owned paddle steamer, believed to be the only sea-going paddle steamer in the Southern Hemisphere. Built in 1986 in Fremantle, Decoy is a replica of the original paddle steamer that operated on the Swan River in the 1870s.

Westhay Moor


Westhay Moor is a 513.7-hectare biological Site of Special Scientific Interest 2.5 kilometres north-east of Westhay village and 4 kilometres from Wedmore in Somerset, England, notified in 1971.

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Examples of usage for decoy:

  1. This same precious note- book was dropped as a decoy as I once knew a certain noble lord to have left his betting- book behind him. – The Martins Of Cro' Martin, Vol. II (of II) by Charles James Lever
  2. Bruin persistently neared, rising on his haunches frequently so as the better to see E- tuk- i- shook, who had arranged himself like a seal as a decoy – My Attainment of the Pole by Frederick A. Cook

Rhymes for decoy:

  1. loy, coye, hoy, boy, roy, oie, doi, hoi, joye, cloy, roi, toy, floy, croy, soy, oye, stoy, joy, foy, oy, yoy, goy, neu, moy, troy, ploy, woy, oi, coy;
  2. enjoy, destroy, employ, malloy, annoy, savoy, mccoy, deploy, bolshoi, elroy;
  3. redeploy, illinois;

Translations for decoy:

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Dutch words for Decoy

lokmiddel, maniak.

French words for Decoy

leurre, chanterelle.

German words for Decoy

Lockvogel, Täuschobjekt, Ablenkungsmanöver.

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Italian word for Decoy

stratagemma per sviare l´attenzione.

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Spanish words for Decoy

reclamo, carnada, añagaza.

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Vietnamese words for Decoy

yểm, nhử.