from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun A cheat; a swindler.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun colloq. A cheat.
  • noun a character in a play by James Kenney, entitled “Raising the wind.” The name is applied to any needy, tricky, constant borrower; a confidence man.

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

  • noun A person who diddles; a cheat.


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