from The Century Dictionary.

  • Disposed to cheat or associated with cheating; fraudulent; dishonest: applied to persons.
  • False; deceptive; made or fitted to defraud: applied to things.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun An act of deception, fraud, trickery, imposture, or imposition.
  • adjective Unsporting or underhand.
  • adjective Unfaithful or adulterous.
  • verb Present participle of cheat.

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

  • adjective not faithful to a spouse or lover
  • adjective violating accepted standards or rules
  • noun a deception for profit to yourself


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