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bait-and-switch
[beyt-n-swich]
ADJECTIVE
1.
denoting a deceptive method of selling, by which customers, attracted to a store by sale items, are told either that the advertised bargain item is out of stock or is inferior to a higher-priced item that is available.
NOUN
2.
an act or instance of such practice.
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Bait-and-switch is a form of fraud used in retail sales, but also employed in other contexts. Contents. [hide]. 1 In retail sales; 2 Function; 3 Legality; 4 Non-retail ... More »
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