Definitions

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  • n. A person who defrauds or swindles others after first gaining their trust; a scam operator.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • n. a swindler who exploits the confidence of his victim

Etymologies

A contraction of the term confidence artist. (Wiktionary)

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