pull someone's leg

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(deyim) to make someone believe something that isn't true. -Have I really pass the exam? Or are you pulling my leg?
Subject to a playful hoax or joke(synonym) hoax, play a joke on
fool someone, make fun of someone
pull somebody's leg
To tease someone; to lead someone on; to goad someone into overreacting. It usually implies teasing or goading by jokingly lying

I hadn't pulled Mrs. Barstow's leg for any of that stuff, she had just handed it to me on a platter, and that wasn't my fault.

pull someone's leg

    Türkische aussprache

    pûl sʌmwʌnz leg


    /ˈpo͝ol ˈsəmˌwənz ˈleg/ /ˈpʊl ˈsʌmˌwʌnz ˈlɛɡ/